Approval for access to parks for scientific research - Gold Coast City Council - Queensland


You will need approval to gain temporary access to council parkland to undertake scientific research. Temporary access applications are approved for the purpose of traversing over council controlled parkland to access private property.

No materials, equipment or machinery are to be stored on the parkland during your temporary access period.

Service type


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


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

You do not need to pay any fees. Fees for 2021-22.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2009 Queensland

Additional information

Once you have completed your scientific research, all of your equipment and markers must be removed unless specific approval to the contrary has been obtained from the owner of the land or relevant authority.

At the end of your approval period, you may be required to provide a full report to council on the research you carried out under this approval.

Administering agency

Gold Coast City Council

Contact details

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Gold Coast City Council

Operating address: 833 Southport Nerang Road
Nerang, Queensland 4211
Mailing address: PO Box 5042
Gold Coast Mail Centre
Queensland 9726
Phone: 07 5582 8211
Phone: 1300 465 326
Website: City of Gold Coast (Opens in new window)