Registration of a Caravan Park - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this registration if you intend to operate a caravan park or mobile home park, either on private or municipal land.

For the purposes of this registration, a caravan park is an area of land on which movable dwellings are situated for occupation on a short or long-term basis, and where communal bathroom and public areas are provided for residents.

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 eligibility requirements for this permit.

Ongoing requirements

To continue this registration you must undertake the duties as required of the operator of a caravan park, including ensuring all maintenance and repairs are completed.

The caravan park premises, operation and buildings must comply with all state and national codes of practice.

Duration

The renewal period of a caravan park willl be three years

Expiry

This registration will need to be renewed by the end of every two or three calendar years, depending on the permit issued.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

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

Forms

 Resources
Apply Guidelines for Private Drinking Water Supplies at Commercial and Community Facilities Opens in a new browser window
Caravan Park Emergency Management Plan Template - Vic SES Opens in a new browser window
Caravan Park Emergency Management Plan Registration / Login Opens in a new browser window
Fire Safety Inspection and Report on Existing Caravan Park - PDF Opens a PDF in a new browser window

Application for Registration of Prescribed Accommodation Premises - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Transfer

Application for Transfer of Registration Prescribed Accommodation Premises - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Administering agency

Yarra Ranges Shire Council

Act(s) name

Residential Tenancies Act 1997 (Victoria)

Regulation(s) name

Residential Tenancies (Caravan Parks and Movable Dwellings Registration and Standards) Regulations 2010 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

General Provisions Local Law 1 2012

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
Yarra Ranges Shire Council


Operating address:
15 Anderson Street
Lilydale
Victoria 3140
Mailing address:
PO BOX 105
Lilydale, Victoria 3140

Phone:

1300 368 333

Fax:

03 9735 4249
mail@yarraranges.vic.gov.au

Website:

Yarra Ranges Shire Council Opens in a new browser window

Supporting information

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