Caravan Park or Camping Ground Licence - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to operate a:

  • caravan park
  • camping ground
  • park home park (a caravan park where park homes are situated for habitation)
  • transit park (a facility where an occupier cannot stay more than three consecutive nights)
  • nature based park (a facility where an occupier cannot stay more than twenty eight nights across a three month period).

Each park home brought onto a facility must be approved by the local council. Council approval is also required to attach an annexe to a caravan in a facility, and to construct a carport or pergola.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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


You may apply for exemption approval or variation of any regulation or local law made under the legislation that applies to these facilities.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As indicated on the licence.



Minimum fee amount. Further fees may apply.


Temporary licence minimum amount. Further fees may apply.


Minimum fee amount. Further fees may apply.

Administering agency

City of Bunbury

Act(s) name

Caravan Parks and Camping Grounds Act 1995 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Caravan Park and Camping Ground Regulations 1997 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Duty Officer, Environmental Health Services
City of Bunbury

Operating address:
4 Stephen Street
WA 6230
Mailing address:
Bunbury, Western Australia 6230


08 9792 7100


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