Permit to Undertake Works Near Particular Trees or Vegetation - Victoria

Service summary

You may require this permit if you intend to undertake works near or that interfere with specific trees or vegetation. Interfere includes:

  • prune, cut or trim
  • remove, damage, kill or otherwise destroy
    or
  • direct or authorise someone else to do these acts.

Trees or vegetation covered by this permit include:

  • significant trees that are considered to have environmental, historic, horticultural, biodiversity or other value. These trees generally have a substantial trunk diameter and can include multi-stemmed trees
  • any other tree or vegetation with a significant trunk circumference
  • trees covered by Tree History Declarations or other registers.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

A planning permit may be require to remove native vegetation. Please refer to the relevant Council for details of any specific requirements for this permit.

Duration

As indicated on the permit.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$102.00

Fees for 2016-17.

Lodgement

Apply

Please submit your application and any associated documentation directly with the Council.


Administering agency

East Gippsland Shire Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 2011

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
East Gippsland Shire Council


Operating address:
Bairnsdale Service Centre
24 Service Street
Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875
Mailing address:
PO BOX 1618
Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875

Phone:

03 5153 9500

Fax:

03 5153 9576
feedback@egipps.vic.gov.au

Website:

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