Permit for Sports or Personal Training on Public Land or Council Facilities - Latrobe City Council - 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
  • 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.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All -

Commercial training, well-being and fitness group activities:

  • per month with access to 3 locations - $54.10
  • per 6 months (April to September) - $150.00
  • per 6 months (October to March) - $350.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Miscellaneous All $17.50

Insurance ($10m cover with $250 excess (subject to policy terms & conditions). Available to uninsured, non-high risk applicants, hiring any part, or all of a council owned or controlled facility, or involved in a council event or program or being a permit holder for a council event or program), including, but not limited to:

  • venue hirers
  • facility hirers. 

Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2020 Victoria

Administering agency

Latrobe City Council

Contact details

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