Levee Maintenance Permit - Victoria


You will need this permit if you intend to conduct maintenance on a levee situated on Crown Land. A levee is mound or bank constructed for the purpose of obstructing or diverting the flow of water.

This permit allows you to enter and pass through Crown Land with machinery, and introduce soil or other materials to Crown Land. However, it only applies to specified Crown Land.

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 agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


Remains in effect for the period specified in the permit, but no longer than 5 years.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted with your application.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Levee Maintenance Permit - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.

Administering agency

Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

Land Management Policy Division

Contact details

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

Information Officer

Land Management Policy Division

Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

Operating address: 8 Nicholson Street
East Melbourne, Victoria 3002
Mailing address: GPO BOX 500
Melbourne, Victoria 3002
Phone: 03 9637 9680
Email: andrew.taylor@delwp.vic.gov.au