Permit for Sports or Personal Training on Public Land or Council Facilities - Victoria


You will require this permit if you intend to provide instruction or coaching for sporting, recreational or training activities at council sporting facilities. These facilities include swimming pools or council owned land.

Instruction or coaching may include, but is not limited to, the following activities:

  • swimming
  • team sports
  • personal training
  • physical fitness
  • martial arts
  • circuit training
  • any other similar activity.

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 permit, personal trainers must:

  • Hold a current workplace level 2 first aid certificate
  • Hold a current public liability insurance policy to the value of $10 million
  • Hold a current professional indemnity insurance policy
  • Be registered with Kinect Australia, Fitness Australia or another recognised peak body association.

Each location may have specific requirements and the activity that you are intending to conduct may have restrictions. Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As specified on the permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $138.00

Full day hire. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $71.00

Half day hire. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $695.00

Commercial hire per day. Fees for 2017-18.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Permit for Sports or Personal Training on Public Land or Council Facilities - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.
Apply All Job Safety Analysis Worksheet - PDF (Opens in new window)

Local law(s) name

Municipal Places Local Law 4 2009

Administering agency

Warrnambool City Council

Contact details

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

Health and Local Laws

Warrnambool City Council

Operating address: 25 Liebig Street
Victoria 3280
Mailing address: PO BOX 198
Warrnambool, Victoria 3280
Toll Free: 1300 003 280
Phone: 03 5559 4800
Fax: 03 5559 4900
Website: Warrnambool City Council (Opens in new window)