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 consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Other resources

 Resources
Apply Local Law No. 4 Environment - Schedule 4 Form of Indemnity - DOC Opens a Word document in a new browser window
Comply

All about Native Vegetation - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Administering agency

Wellington Shire Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Environment Local Law 4 2011

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
Wellington Shire Council


Operating address:
18 Desailly Street
Sale, Victoria 3850
Mailing address:
PO BOX 506
Sale, Victoria 3850

Toll Free:

1300 366 244

Other:

03 5142 3501
enquiries@wellington.vic.gov.au

Website:

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