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Approval to Operate a Caravan Park or Camping Ground - Lake Macquarie City Council - New South Wales

Description

You will need this approval if you intend to operate a caravan park or camping ground. 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.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

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.

Please contact the council to identify any further eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $860.00

Application for approval, per site. Fees for 2023-24

Further fees may apply. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Comply Inspection All -

Inspection fee callout:

  • 17 sites or less (minimum fee) - $560.00
  • per additional site over 17, plus the minimum fee) - $4.80.

Fees for 2023-24

Comply Inspection All $400.00

Re-inspection fee, per callout. Fees for 2023-24

Comply Miscellaneous All $385.00

Notification of completion fee. Fees for 2023-24

Forms

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Local Government (Manufactured Home Estates, Caravan Parks, Camping Grounds and Moveable Dwellings) Regulation 2021 New South Wales

Administering agency

Lake Macquarie City Council

Contact details

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