Temporary Occupancy Permit - Tasmania


You will require this permit if you intend to occupy either:

  • an existing building that does not have an occupancy permit
  • a building for a purpose other than is detailed in its occupancy permit (e.g. using a shearing shed for a dance)
  • a temporary structure (e.g. marquees, stages).

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
  • specify the period or periods for which the temporary occupancy permit is to be in force
  • be accompanied by any specified documents.

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


As specified on the Permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $277.00

Act(s) name

Building Act 2016 TAS

Regulation(s) name

Building Regulations 2016 TAS

Administering agency

Northern Midlands Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer, Building and Plumbing

Northern Midlands Council

Operating address: 13 Smith Street
TAS 7301
Mailing address: PO BOX 156
Longford, Tasmania 7301
Phone: 03 6397 7303
Email: building@nmc.tas.gov.au
Website: Northern Midlands Council (Opens in new window)