Permit to Store or Place Items on any Road, Footpath, Watercourse or Council Land - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to store or place certain items on council land, including footpaths, roads, nature strips, watercourse, beaches or lakes.  It is also required if you operate a club or similar licensed venue and intend to rope off sections of the footpath adjacent to your premises to facilitate queuing.

Items that require this permit include, but are not limited to:

  • letter boxes
  • trailers
  • vehicles
  • vessels
  • machinery
  • power tools
  • fodder
  • building or industrial materials
  • equipment
  • debris
  • hard waste.

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 indicated on the permit.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the responsible council for information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Other resources

 Resources
Apply Footpath Trading Policy - PDF Opens a PDF in a new browser window
Footpath Trading Quick Reference Guide - PDF Opens a PDF in a new browser window

Footpath Trading Procedure - 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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