Approval to Operate a Caravan Park or Camping Ground - New South Wales

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to operate a caravan park or camping ground in NSW. You will only be granted this approval if you can demonstrate that the proposed site will be designed, constructed, maintained and operated in accordance with the relevant requirements.

A caravan park is a park where people with recreational vehicles, such as caravans, can stay overnight or longer. A caravan is any vehicle designed, fitted, or capable to be used for habitation or sleeping purposes.

A camping ground is a site where people can pitch a tent and stay overnight or longer.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

You may need to provide planning details such as the number, size and location of permanent sites.

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

Duration

As specified on the approval.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application $324.00 Initial approval fee.
Apply Application $5.00 Additional approval fee per site.
Apply Inspection $161.00

Annual inspection fee.

Apply Inspection $5.00 Additional annual inspection fee per site.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Local Government (Manufactured Home Estates, Caravan Parks, Camping Grounds and Moveable Dwellings) Regulation 2005 NSW

Administering agency

Penrith City Council

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries Officer

Penrith City Council

Operating address: Penrith Civic Centre
610 High Street
Penrith, New South Wales 2750
Operating address: St Marys Business Office
207 - 209 Queen Street
St Marys, New South Wales 2760
Mailing address: PO BOX 60
Penrith, New South Wales 2750
Phone: 02 4732 7777
Fax: 02 4732 7958
Email: council@penrithcity.nsw.gov.au
Website: Penrith City Council (Opens in new window)