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, golf courses, shopping precincts, pedestrian malls or other public land use areas.

These activities include, but are not limited to:

  • using or controlling a powered or non-powered model aircraft or toy
  • riding or driving a vehicle
  • landing or taking off in an airborne vehicle
  • fishing and swimming
  • private events, such as weddings or parties
  • selling livestock on council land
  • offering recreational services for sale or hire
  • destroying, damaging, or interfering with anything from a shopping precinct or mall
  • lighting a fire or barbecue
  • disrupting the flow of pedestrian traffic
  • conducting tours
  • 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 refer to the relevant local Council for details of any specific requirements for this permit.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

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

Forms

 Resources
Apply

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

Administering agency

Glenelg Shire Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 1 2008

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
Glenelg Shire Council


Operating address:
71 Cliff Street
Portland
Victoria 3305
Mailing address:
PO BOX 152
Portland, Victoria 3305

Toll Free:

1300 453 635

Phone:

03 5522 2208

Fax:

03 5522 2290
enquiry@glenelg.vic.gov.au

Website:

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