Permit to Undertake Works Near Particular Trees or Vegetation - Victoria

Service summary

You may require this permit if you intend to undertake works near or that interfere with specific trees or vegetation. Interfere includes:

  • prune, cut or trim
  • remove, damage, kill or otherwise destroy
    or
  • direct or authorise someone else to do these acts.

Trees or vegetation covered by this permit include:

  • significant trees that are considered to have environmental, historic, horticultural, biodiversity or other value. These trees generally have a substantial trunk diameter and can include multi-stemmed trees
  • any other tree or vegetation with a significant trunk circumference
  • trees covered by Tree History Declarations or other registers.

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

As specified on the 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 Works Near Particular Trees or Vegetation - 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

Local Laws Officer
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 5348 2306

Fax:

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

Website:

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