Licence or Lease for Activities within the Royal Botanic Gardens - Victoria


You will need a licence or lease agreement to use any land, building or other part of the Royal Botanic Gardens for any purpose on a regular and ongoing basis or for a large-scale special event.

The detail and condition of the granted licence or lease will vary according to your intended purpose and must fit within the stated aims and functions of the Royal Botanic Gardens.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval, you must:


  • submit an application form
  • provide any information and documents required by the Authority
  • submit to the application planning and approval process
  • pay the prescribed fees.


Lease may be granted for a term not exceeding 21 years. Licence may be granted for a term not exceeding 10 years. Permit may be granted for a term not exceeding 12 months


Fees Details for this service in table format.

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


Act(s) name

Royal Botanic Garden Act 1991 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Royal Botanic Gardens Regulations 2014 Victoria

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Environment and Climate Action

Royal Botanic Gardens Board

Contact details

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