Camping and caravan park approval - Etheridge Shire Council - Queensland

Description

You will need this approval if you intend to use local council land as a caravan park for any of the following structures:

  • cabins
  • caravans
  • tent flies
  • awnings
  • moveable dwellings
  • other structures.

The local council regulates caravan parks to ensure that they are maintained in a clean and hygienic condition and that they provide appropriate facilities.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To receive this approval, you must ensure:

  • you will operate in a way that will not cause nuisance, inconvenience or annoyance to the occupiers of adjoining land or cause environmental harm
  • all facilities will be at an acceptable standard for use by residents
  • you have taken out public liability insurance
  • the operation and management of the caravan park / camping ground will comply with council local laws.

You should ensure your zoning is appropriate prior to applying for this approval.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Licence All $300.00

Fees for 2021-22

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for camping and caravan park approval - Please contact your council for information on the current application process and relevant form.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
General All Example plan - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2009 Queensland

Additional information

You may need development approval if you are starting a new caravan park or camping ground or re-establishing a caravan park or camping ground that was abandoned.

Administering agency

Etheridge Shire Council

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Etheridge Shire Council

Queensland
Operating address: 41 St. George Street
Georgetown, Queensland 4871
Mailing address: PO BOX 12
Georgetown, Queensland 4871
Phone: 07 4079 9090
Fax: 07 4062 1285
Email: info@etheridge.qld.gov.au
Website: Etheridge Shire Council (Opens in new window)