Asset Protection Permit - City of Boroondara - Victoria


You will need this permit if you intend to build or landscape in a way that may impact council owned property. The types of activities that may need this permit include:   

  • construction
  • renovation
  • alternation
  • demolition
  • relocation or removal of a building
  • landscaping
  • concreting
  • subdivision road construction.

This permit helps the council protect public property against damage due to building work. It also helps protects owners and builders against paying for pre-existing damage on public property.

Your council may require you to pay a deposit or bond prior to commencing works.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As specified on the permit.


This permit will expire in 12 months from the date of issue if building works have not begun. Once works have started, the permit will expire after 3 years.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $805.00

Major works. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $322.00

Minor works. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $481.00

Standard works. Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2020 Victoria

Approval time

Allow at least 10 business days for your application to be assessed.

Additional information

Your building works must start within 12 months of getting your permit, otherwise it will expire.

Administering agency

City of Boroondara

Contact details

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