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

30 June next year or as indicated on the permit

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

As fees vary according to the nature of the events, please consult the responsible council for 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.

Lodgement

Apply

You must lodge your application in the form approved by Council and accompanied by the required fee.


Administering agency

Indigo Shire Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Streets and Roads Local Law 1 2007

Environmental Local Law 2 2010

Contact details

Enforcement Services
Indigo Shire Council


Operating address:
101 Ford Street
Beechworth, Victoria 3747
Mailing address:
PO BOX 28
Beechworth, Victoria 3747

Phone:

03 5728 8000

Toll Free:

1300 365 003

Fax:

03 5728 1676
info@indigoshire.vic.gov.au

Website:

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