Urban Farm Land Declaration - Tasmania

Service summary

To class your land as urban farm land, you must apply to receive a declaration from your local Council. Urban farm land, is land that:

  • Provides the owner with their principal livelihood;
  • Has an increased value due to the proximity to residential, industrial or commercial land, or due to a substantial demand for rural residential land; and
  • Is used for substantial agricultural, pastoral, forestry, horticultural, viticultural, apicultural, fruit growing, dairy farming, poultry farming or horse farming purposes.

Once the local Council has made this declaration, the Valuer-General is to make a revaluation of your land as urban farm land.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for information regarding eligibilty criteria for this declaration.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Urban Farm Land Declaration - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Tasman Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Tasman Council


Operating address:
1713 Main Road
Nubeena
TAS 7184

Phone:

03 6250 9200

Fax:

03 6250 9220
tasman@tasman.tas.gov.au

Website:

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