Camping Permit - Mansfield 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

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Camping and temporary accommodation on private property permit:

  • 1 year - $140.00
  • 3 years - 280.00

Fees for 2021-22

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Camping Permit Application - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2020 Victoria

Local law(s) name

Amenity, Environment and Community Protection Local Law 1 2018

Application process

Apply

You will need a Local Laws Camping on Private Land Application. (Also cover Public Land)

Approval time

Permit applications should be made a minimum of 28 days prior to the commencement of the activity.

Administering agency

Mansfield 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

Mansfield Shire Council

Victoria
Operating address: 33 Highett Street
Mansfield, Victoria 3722
Mailing address: PRIVATE BAG 1000
Mansfield, Victoria 3724
Phone: 03 5775 8555
Fax: 03 5775 2677
Email: council@mansfield.vic.gov.au
Website: Mansfield Shire Council (Opens in new window)