Licence to Conduct Activities in Wellington Park - Tasmania

Description

You will need a permit to conduct certain activities within Wellington Park. These permits are designed to ensure protection of the Park as well as alerting Park management agencies to the activity. Activities that need permits include:

  • use of drones
  • 4 wheel driving (except along Jeffreys Track)
  • taking dogs into the Park (except on designated dog-exercising trails or confined within a vehicle)
  • horse riding (except along Jeffreys Track)
  • camping (except in the natural zone)
  • events and group activities that are advertised and open to the public

You will need a permit if you intend to conduct activities in the Park that affect the natural and cultural heritage values of the park. Examples of this type of activity include:

  • taking or interfering with flora and fauna
  • dam up, divert, take or pollute water
  • dig up or collect natural substances including soil, rock and timber
  • remove, damage or deface any rock
  • damage, remove or disturb any object or feature of cultural heritage value

Some activities in the Park require the prior approval of the Trust in accordance with the Wellington Park Management Plan. Examples of these activities would include:

  • media activities, such as commercial filming and photography
  • research (including social surveys)
  • other unusual activities.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the Wellington Park Manager for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees are listed on the attached document.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply Company, Co-operative, Other, Partnership, Sole Trader Events (Opens in new window)
Apply Company, Co-operative, Other, Partnership, Sole Trader Filming and Photos (Opens in new window)
Apply Company, Co-operative, Other, Partnership, Sole Trader Recreation Permits (Opens in new window)
Apply Company, Co-operative, Other, Partnership, Sole Trader Scientific Plant and Animal Collection (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Wellington Park Act 1993 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Wellington Park Regulations 2019 Tasmania

Application process

Apply

Applications for permits that are likely to have an adverse impact on Park values may require submission of a Park Activity Assessment along with the permit application.

Approval time

Allow up to a week for simple permits and commercial filming approvals. Allow two weeks for permits that need a level 1 Park Activity Assessment.

Administering agency

Wellington Park Management Trust

Contact details

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