Permit to Affect, Interfere With or Change Flood Protection and Watercourse Works - Hobart City Council - Tasmania


You will require this permit if you intend to:

  • excavate or change the level of or topography of any portion of the flood protection works
  • open ground to expose a stormwater main
  • erect a building or structure on or over any portion of the flood protection works
  • construct any road or access way through or over any flood protection works
  • plant any trees or other vegetation on any flood protection works
  • install a conduit or cable through or under any flood protection works.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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 your application must be:

  • in an approved form
  • accompanied by any specified documents
  • accompanied by the required fees.

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


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 Tasmania

Local law(s) name

Infrastructure By-Law 2018

Administering agency

Hobart City 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:

Enquiries Officer

Hobart City Council

Operating address: 16 Elizabeth Street
Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 503
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6238 2711
Fax: 03 6234 7109
Website: Hobart City Council (Opens in new window)