apply for a permit

Council is responsible for issuing a range of permits to help ensure activities are carried out in a safe and proper way.

Under the Local Government Act 1999 there are a number of activities which require a Council permit. These include busking, fundraising, parking and filming requests.

Please note: Application processing times may vary depending on the permit application. For more information, refer to the relevant permit application form.

This page provides a consolidated list of links and information in relation to permits, registrations and applications.


 

Building

Building Permits

Application for building permit
New dwelling re-erection
Extensions alterations
Carport Garage or Shed
Demolish or Remove a building
Swimming pool and spa, safety fencing
Office Building
Duck Breeding Buildings
Owner builder declaration
Protection of public precautions
Section 29a Demolition application
What are mandatory inspections

Siting approval for temporary structures
Change of use/classification
Temporary Occupancy PermitsPlace of Public Entertainment (POPE) Permits

Application for Certificates
Application for occupancy permit
Application for certificate of final

Bush Fire Attack Level
Bush Fire Attack Level
Example of Vegetation

Report & Consent Forms

Maximum_Street_Setback_Reg_408
Minimum_Street_Setback_Reg_409
Building_Height_Reg_410
Site_Coverage_Reg_411
Permeability_Reg_412
Carparking_Reg_413
Side_and_Rear_setbacks_Reg_414
Walls_on_Boundaries_Reg_415
Daylight_to_existing_habitable_room_windows_Reg_416
Solar_access_to_existing_north_facing_windows_Reg_417
Overshadowing_of_recreational_private_open_space_Reg_418
Overlooking_Reg_419
Daylight_to_habitable_room_windows_Reg_420
Private_Open_Space_Reg_421
Siting_of_Class_10a_buildings_Reg_422.pdf
Front_Fence_Height_Reg_424
Fence_Side_and_Rear_boundary_Reg_425
Fence_length_or_height_Reg_426
Fence_on_street-alignments_Reg_427
Daylight_to_windows_in_existing_dwelling_Reg_428
Fences_&_Solar_access_to_existing_north_facing_hanitable_windows_Reg_429.
Fences_and_overshadowing_of_recreational_private_open_space_Reg_430
Mast_ poles_Reg_431

Visit our building and planning page for more information.

  


 

Environmental Health

Caravan Park registration or renewal
Application to register a food premises
Application to transfer a food premises registration
Application for registration of a prescribed accommodation premises
Application for transfer of a prescribed accommodation premises
Submitting plans for health or prescribed Accommodation premises
Application for registration of a health premises
Application for transfer registration of a health premises
Notification of a food premises for Class 4 only
Application for a permit to install or alter a septic tankOnsite Wastewater application


 

Infrastructure

Nature strip landscaping

Road opening permit, conditions and fees


 

Local Laws

Application for a Permit to Burn in a Rural Area

Application to Light an Open Fire on a Residential Property

New Animal Registration Form

Application for Keeping More than the Prescribed Number of Animals

Disabled Parking Application - Individual

Disabled Parking Application - Organisation

Application for a Street Traders Permit

Application for a Street Furniture Permit

Application for Events in Public Places

Application for Consumption or Possession of Liquor in Public Places

Application for Temporary Street Closure

Risk Management Plan


 

Planning

How to complete the Application for planning permit
Application for planning permit
How to complete the application to amend a planning permit
Application to amend a planning permit
Native Vegetation planning permit application
Application to object to a planning permit
Application for review at VCAT
Schedule of planning fees
Clause 55 – Two or more dwellings on a lot
Clause 56 – Residential subdivision
Procedure for determining if a Cultural Heritage Management Plan is requiredPermitted clearing of native vegetation – moderate and high risk

Visit our building and planning page for more information.

 


Rates

Objection form – Rural Property

Objection form – Residential property

Objection form – Commercial property

Visit our rates page for more information

If you cannot find the document or permit you are looking for, please contact Customer Service on (03) 5391 4444.