Permit to Undertake Works Near Particular Trees or Vegetation - Victoria

Description

You may require this permit if you intend to undertake works near or that interfere with specific trees or vegetation. Interfere includes:

  • prune, cut or trim
  • remove, damage, kill or otherwise destroy
    or
  • direct or authorise someone else to do these acts.

Trees or vegetation covered by this permit include:

  • significant trees that are considered to have environmental, historic, horticultural, biodiversity or other value. These trees generally have a substantial trunk diameter and can include multi-stemmed trees
  • any other tree or vegetation with a significant trunk circumference
  • trees covered by Tree History Declarations or other registers.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please refer to Council for details of any specific requirements for this permit.

Duration

As indicated on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application -

Tree inspection and report on private property fees range between $200 and $300, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application $250.00

Appeal against refusal for tree removal for local law application. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application $60.00

Application for tree removal. Fees for 2017-18.

Lodgement process

Apply

Please submit your application and any associated documentation directly to Council.

Administering agency

Kingston City Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

Kingston City Council

Operating address: 1230 Nepean Highway
Cheltenham, Victoria 3192
Mailing address: PO BOX 1000
Mentone, Victoria 3194
Toll Free: 1300 653 356
Fax: 03 9581 4500
Email: info@kingston.vic.gov.au
Website: Kingston City Council (Opens in new window)