Permit for Sports or Personal Training on Public Land or Council Facilities - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to provide instruction or coaching for sporting, recreational or training activities at council sporting facilities. These facilities include swimming pools or council owned land.

Instruction or coaching may include, but is not limited to, any of the following activities:

  • swimming
  • team sports
  • personal training
  • physical fitness
  • martial arts
  • circuit training
    or
  • any other similar activity.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit, personal trainers must:

  • Hold a current workplace level 2 first aid certificate
  • Hold a current public liability insurance policy to the value of $10 million
  • Hold a current professional indemnity insurance policy
  • Be registered with Kinect Australia, Fitness Australia or another recognised peak body association.

Each location may have specific requirements and the activity that you are intending to conduct may have restrictions. Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Maximum of six months.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication

As fees range due to the nature of the event, please consult the responsible council for information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Application$103.00

Gentle exercise activities in open space. Fees for 2016-17.

Application

Casual use of sport-fields. Fees range between $123 and $414 depending on the type of field you require, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2016-17.

Application$197.00Personal trainer fee for use of open space. Fees for 2015-16.

Forms

 Resources
Apply Job Safety Analysis Worksheet - PDF Opens a PDF in a new browser window

Application for Casual Use of Sports Fields for Sport - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Approval time

Please allow two to four weeks for low impact events, two to four months for medium impact events and four to six months for high impact events.

Administering agency

City of Whitehorse

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Community Local Law 2014

Contact details

Parks Planning and Recreation
City of Whitehorse


Operating address:
379 - 397 Whitehorse Road
Nunawading, Victoria 3131
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 2
Nunawading Delivery Centre
Victoria 3131

Phone:

03 9262 6371
customer.service@whitehorse.vic.gov.au

Supporting information

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