Permit to Camp or Keep a Caravan - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to camp, keep or use a caravan on private land or council land that is not part of a designated camping ground or caravan park.

Camping covers such things as a caravan, campervan, mobile structure, vehicle or temporary / provisional form of accommodation used for sleeping or overnight accommodation and it is an offence to camp or sleep in a vehicle overnight whilst the vehicle is parked on a road.

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 Council for any conditions on this permit.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$133.00

Camping on private land. Fees for 2016-17.

Application$254.00

Occupying a caravan on private land (six monthly). Fees for 2016-17.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Permit to Camp or Keep a Caravan - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Administering agency

Surf Coast Shire Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Community Amenity Local Law 1 2011

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
Surf Coast Shire Council


Operating address:
1 Merrijig Drive
Torquay, Victoria 3228
Mailing address:
PO BOX 350
Torquay, Victoria 3228
info@surfcoast.vic.gov.au

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