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$10.50

Per week (short stay).

Application$250.00Per year.

Administering agency

Break O'Day Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 (Tasmania)

Local law(s) name

Caravan By-Law 1 2012

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Break O'Day Council


Operating address:
32 - 34 Georges Bay Esplanade
St Helens, Tasmania 7216
Mailing address:
PO BOX 21
St Helens, Tasmania 7216

Phone:

03 6376 7900

Fax:

03 6376 1551
admin@bodc.tas.gov.au

Website:

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