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 Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $5.80

Application for initial approval (per site).

Apply Application All $160.00 Special camping approval for cultural, religious or sporting events for less than six weeks.
Apply Inspection All $5.80 Re-inspection fee for initial approval (per site).
Apply Inspection All $4.50 Annual inspection fee (per site).
Apply Inspection All $5.80 Re-inspection fee for annual inspection (per site).

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Activity Approval (Opens in new window)

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

The Council of the Municipality of Kiama

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

The Council of the Municipality of Kiama

Operating address: 11 Manning Street
Kiama
NSW 2533
Mailing address: PO BOX 75
Kiama, New South Wales 2533
Phone: 02 4232 0444
Fax: 02 4232 0555
Email: council@kiama.nsw.gov.au