Licence to Occupy Unleased Land - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

You may require this licence if you intend to occupy an area of unleased territory land. Unleased territory land is an area not subject to a lease agreement between the Agency and another person. It does not include privately owned unleased land. An example of why this licence may be granted is to allow for the grazing of livestock or the creation of a community garden on unleased territory land.

Please use the contact details below to find out more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • Submit a signed application form
  • Detail the land to which your application applies
  • State the period of time you are seeking the licence for
  • State the purposes the land will be used for if the application is successful
  • Provide a written consent form that has been signed by the custodian of the area relevant to your application.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Fees are listed on the attached document.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Licence to Occupy Unleased Land - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Other resources

Administering agency

Environment and Planning Directorate
Planning and Land Authority

Act(s) name

Planning and Development Act 2007 (Australian Capital Territory)

Contact details

Enquiries, Licensing Unit
Environment and Planning Directorate
Planning and Land Authority
Environment and Planning Directorate
Planning and Land Authority
ACT Architects Board


Operating address:
Ground Floor South, Dame Pattie Menzies House
16 Challis Street
Dickson
Australian Capital Territory 2602
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601

Phone:

02 6207 1923

Fax:

02 6207 1925
actpla.customer.services@act.gov.au

Supporting information

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