Approval to use a bathing reserve for aquatic activities - Gold Coast City Council - Queensland

Description

You will need this approval to use a bathing reserve for aquatic activities, which include the following:

  • setting apart a bathing reserve or a part of a bathing reserve for life-saving training on an exclusive basis
  • using any part of a bathing reserve for the conduct of a surfing competition, a life-saving competition, another aquatic activity or a combination of such competitions or activities.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Before obtaining this approval, you may be required to maintain a public liability policy.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All -

Application for a permit for the operation of a regulated activity on a bathing reserve, or a park, reserve or public place (excludes specific activities detailed elsewhere e.g. fitness providers, aircraft operations, beach vehicle permits, filming, surf schools). Please contact your council for information on fees to be submitted.

Apply Application All $145.00

Application for a permit for vehicle on a beach, bathing reserve or other reserve (includes South Stradbroke Island residents and master professional fishermen). Fees for 2021-22

Renew Renewal All $145.00

Application for a permit for vehicle on a beach, bathing reserve or other reserve (includes South Stradbroke Island residents and master professional fishermen). Fees for 2021-22

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for approval to use a bathing reserve - Please contact your council for information on the current application process and relevant form.
Apply All Amendment of licence / permit application - form 1 - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2009 Queensland

Additional information

After approval is obtained, you may need to ensure you meet certain conditions required by council, such as:

  • defining the area by signs, flags and floating buoys or in some other way that clearly identifies the area and the use for which it is set apart
  • taking specified precautions to protect the safety of persons who enter the area
  • maintaining all equipment and facilities used within the area
  • adhering to the locations and times (including set up and clean up times) specified in the approval
  • erecting temporary advertising signs to promote the use for which the approval area is set apart at specified locations and times.

Administering agency

Gold Coast City Council

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Gold Coast City Council

Queensland
Mailing address: PO Box 5042
Gold Coast Mail Centre
Queensland 9726
Phone: 1300 465 326
Phone: 07 5582 8211
Fax: 07 5596 3653
Email: mail@goldcoast.qld.gov.au
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Website: City of Gold Coast (Opens in new window)