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.
To ascertain if a permit is required you may wish to contact the council for further detailed information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Council for any conditions on this permit.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$99.50

You will also be required to pay a licence fee. Fees for 2016-17.

Licence$64.00

You will also be required to pay an application fee. Fees for 2016-17.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Permit to Undertake Works Near Particular Trees or Vegetation - Please contact the responsible agency/council for application forms and registration details.

Permit to Remove or Prune Trees on Private Property - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Administering agency

City of Port Phillip

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Community Amenity Local Law 1 2013

Contact details

Parks Services
City of Port Phillip


Operating address:
99a Carlisle Street
St Kilda, Victoria 3182
Mailing address:
Private Bag 3
St Kilda
Victoria 3182

Phone:

03 9209 6777

Fax:

03 9536 2722
assist@portphillip.vic.gov.au

Website:

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