Commercial / Tradesperson Parking Permit - Merri-bek City Council - Victoria


You may require this permit if you intend to use a parking bay or zoned area for extended periods for commercial or business-related reasons.


Commercial parking permits are available for businesses that require a parking area for activities such as works, deliveries, or promotions. Other temporary permits may be applicable, such as parking permits for medical personnel or tradespersons near work sites.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

You will need to provide evidence that your business is permanently located within the municipality. On street business parking will only be considered if there is no off-street parking. Please consult with the Council for specific details regarding compliance with this permit.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

Any tradesperson must be parked in proximity to the address in which they are working and must have a permit displayed on the passenger side of the dashboard of their vehicle at all times.


Business parking permits can be transferred between vehicles so as to allow various staff members to utilise the park. There is a maximum of two parking permits allowed per business property, but if a business has an off-street parking space, then it is only eligible for one permit. Businesses with more than one hundred employees, additional permits may be granted.


As specified on the permit.


Business parking permits expire on 30 June each year.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees range between $147.50 and $221.50 depending on the number of permits, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2020 Victoria

Administering agency

Merri-bek City Council

Contact details

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