Permit to Undertake Certain Activities in Public Areas - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to undertake certain activities in local government reserves, parks, beaches, foreshores or other public land use areas. These activities include, but are not limited to:

  • Controlling a powered model aircraft or toy;
  • Riding or driving a vehicle;
  • Landing or taking off in an airborne vehicle;
  • Fishing and swimming;
  • Playing any competitive sport or organised group training;
  • Training animals;
  • Using a toy vehicle;
  • Using a recreational vehicle, such as a mini-bike, motor bike, trail bike, motor scooter, go-cart or other vehicle propelled by a motor which is ordinarily used for recreational purposes;
  • Private events, such as weddings or parties;
  • Selling livestock on council land;
  • Placing posters or drawing graffiti on public areas;
  • Offering recreational services for sale or hire;
  • Destroy, damage, remove or interfere with anything council owned;
  • Playing or practising any game, activity or sport that might interfere with the enjoyment or safety of others; or
  • Any commercial activity not covered by another permit.

Reserves are defined as any land that is owned, occupied or controlled by your local council and is dedicated or used for cultural, recreational or entertainment purposes.

Structures, fixtures, fittings and any gardens on the reserve are also included under this permit.

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 responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$128.00

You will also be required to pay a local law permit fee of $73 on application. Fees for 2016-17.

Renewal$73.00

Fees for 2016-17.

Licence$73.00

Fees for 2016-17.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Permit to Undertake Certain Activities in Public Areas - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Administering agency

Knox City Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

General Provisions Local Law 1 2010

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
Knox City Council


Operating address:
511 Burwood Highway
Wantirna South, Victoria 3152
Mailing address:
Private Bag Knox 1, MDC
Wantirna South
Victoria 3152

Other:

03 9298 8000

Other:

03 9800 3096
knoxcc@knox.vic.gov.au

Website:

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