Permit to Camp, Keep or Occupy a Caravan on Private Land - Tasmania

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to camp on private land, or permit the land to be used to set up a caravan or any other mobile home. A caravan can be:

  • A caravan, house on wheels, covered van or trailer;
  • A structure, awning, veranda, lean-to, tent, carport or other enclosed or partly enclosed area capable of being used attached or with any caravan; or
  • Any vehicle used or adapted for occupation.

Gaining this approval may be dependent on your proposed method for the disposal of night soil and sullage water.

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

To be eligible for this permit, you must:

  • Submit application form to Council;
  • Attach a site plan showing the outline of the property, existing buildings, and the proposed location;
  • Submit a photograph of the caravan; and
  • Pay the required fees.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Expiry

Expires on 1 January each year.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application $225.00

Minimum fee for 6 months, renewable up to 24 months.

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for Permit to Camp or Keep or Occupy a Caravan on Private Land - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 TAS

Administering agency

Southern Midlands Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer, Development and Environmental Services

Southern Midlands Council

Operating address: 85 Main Street
Kempton, Tasmania 7030
Mailing address: PO BOX 21
Oatlands, Tasmania 7120
Phone: 03 6259 3011
Fax: 03 6259 1327
Email: mail@southernmidlands.tas.gov.au