Request to Review Infringement - Victoria

Service summary

If you have been given an infringement notice by your local council, such as a parking fine, you may apply to the council for a review of the decision.

The council is then required to review the decision and suspend enforcement of the infringement penalty until the review is complete.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Your application must:

  • Be in writing;
  • State the grounds on which the decision should be reviewed; and
  • Provide your current address.

Applications may be made on any of the following grounds:

  • The decision was unlawful;
  • There has been a mistake of identity;
  • Special circumstances apply to you; or
  • Your conduct should be excused due to exceptional circumstances.

Examples of special circumstances may include having a mental or intellectual disability, a serious drug addiction, or homelessness.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

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

Approval time

21 days.

Administering agency

Frankston City Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Infringements Act 2006 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 8 2016

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
Frankston City Council


Operating address:
30 Davey Street
Frankston, Victoria 3199
Mailing address:
PO BOX 490
Frankston, Victoria 3199

Phone:

03 9784 1888

Toll Free:

1300 322 322

Fax:

03 9784 1094
info@frankston.vic.gov.au

Website:

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Supporting information

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