Camping Permit - Golden Plains Shire Council - Victoria

Description

You will need this permit if you intend to camp, keep or use a caravan on any land that is not designated as a camping ground or caravan park. This permit may be required for camping on public or private land.

Camping includes occupying or sleeping in a tent, vehicle, mobile home, caravan, or any other temporary or makeshift structure. This includes camping as part of an event.

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 may need to provide a certificate of currency for public liability insurance with a minimum of $10 million cover.

If you are not the land owner, you may need to provide written permission to camp from the land owner:

If your camping site is in a bushfire area or flood overlay, you may need to provide an emergency management plan.

Duration

6 months

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All - You may need to pay additional fees. Please contact the council for more information.
Apply Application All $212.00 Permit to camp on freehold vacant land. Fees for 2021-22
Apply Application All $279.00 Camping on private land for less than 60 days. Fees for 2021-22

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Camping Information Sheet - DOC (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2020 Victoria

Local law(s) name

General Public Amenity Local Law 2 2017

Lodgement process

Apply

Please submit your application and any associated documentation directly with the Council.

Approval time

Check with the administering agency

Administering agency

Golden Plains Shire 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:

Local Laws Officer

Golden Plains Shire Council

Victoria
Operating address: 2 Pope Street
Bannockburn, Victoria 3331
Mailing address: PO BOX 111
Bannockburn, Victoria 3331
Toll Free: 1300 363 036
Phone: 03 5220 7111
Fax: 03 5220 7100
Email: enquiries@gplains.vic.gov.au
Website: Golden Plains Shire Council (Opens in new window)