Permit to Camp, Keep or Occupy a Caravan on Private Land - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to camp on private land, or permit the land to be used to set up a caravan or any other mobile home. A caravan can be:

  • A caravan, house on wheels, covered van or trailer;
  • A structure, awning, veranda, lean-to, tent, carport or other enclosed or partly enclosed area capable of being used attached or with any caravan; or
  • Any vehicle used or adapted for occupation.

Gaining this approval may be dependent on your proposed method for the disposal of night soil and sullage water.

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

To be eligible for this permit, you must:

  • Submit application form to Council;
  • Attach a site plan showing the outline of the property, existing buildings, and the proposed location;
  • Submit a photograph of the caravan; and
  • Pay the required fees.

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

Duration

As specified.

Expiry

Expires on 1 January each year.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$170.00

Caravan habitation certificate of approval.

Administering agency

Kingborough Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 (Tasmania)

Local law(s) name

Health and Environmental Services By-Law 3 2011

Contact details

Enquiries Officer, Environmental Health
Kingborough Council


Operating address:
15 Channel Highway
Kingston
Tas 7050
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 1
Kingston
Tas 7050

Phone:

03 6211 8255

Fax:

03 6211 8211
kc@kingborough.tas.gov.au

Website:

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