Permit to Place a Skip or Large Container on Council Land - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to place a storage or bulk rubbish container on a road. A bulk rubbish container is a bin, skip, container or other structure designed or used for holding a substantial quantity of rubbish and which is unlikely to be lifted without mechanical assistance.

This does not include any container used in connection with your council's regular domestic rubbish collections.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Council requires garbage facilities for all new buildings are located within the property. Council may agree to garbage facilities being located within the Road Reserve where necessary, however a number of conditions must be met.

To apply for this permit, you will need to submit an application form and hold current liability insurance to a minimum of $10 million.

Duration

1 year.

Expiry

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$55.00

Per day. Fees for 2016-17.

Administering agency

City of Melbourne

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Activities Local Law 2009

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
City of Melbourne


Operating address:
90 - 120 Swanston Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 1603
Melbourne, Victoria 3001

Phone:

03 9658 9658
enquiries@melbourne.vic.gov.au

Website:

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Supporting information

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