Temporary Occupancy Permit - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to occupy:

  • An existing building that does not have an occupancy permit;
  • A building for a purpose other than is detailed in its occupancy permit (e.g. using a shearing shed for a dance); or
  • A temporary structure (e.g. marquees, stages).

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 your application must:

  • Be in an approved form;
  • Specify the period or periods for which the temporary occupancy permit is to be in force; and
  • Be accompanied by any specified documents.

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

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$150.00

If application is lodged more than 10 working days before permit comes into effect.

Application$200.00If application is lodged less than 10 working days before permit comes into effect.

Administering agency

Hobart City Council

Act(s) name

Building Act 2016 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Building Regulations 2016 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer, Building and Plumbing
Hobart City Council

Operating address:
16 Elizabeth Street
Hobart
TAS 7000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 503
Hobart, Tasmania 7001

Phone:

03 6238 2946

Supporting information

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