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 or horse;
  • Fishing and swimming;
  • Planting or interfering with trees, shrubs or other plants;
  • 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;
  • Selling livestock on council land;
  • Placing posters or drawing graffiti on public areas;
  • Offering recreational services for sale or hire;
  • 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 refer to council for details of any specific requirements for this permit.

Duration

12 months unless otherwise indicated on permit

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Fees range between $10 and $500 depending on the permit requested, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. 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

Hepburn Shire Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 2 2009

Contact details

Compliance Unit
Hepburn Shire Council


Operating address:
Customer Service Centre Cnr Duke & Albert Streets
Daylesford
Victoria 3460
Mailing address:
PO BOX 21
Daylesford, Victoria 3460

Phone:

03 5321 6444

Fax:

03 5348 2911
shire@hepburn.vic.gov.au

Website:

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