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

Description

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, any of the following activities:

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

Service type

Licence

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.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

There is a maximum of twelve participants per session and up to three trainers. Fitness training must not start prior to 6am. Ten sessions consisting of 1.5 hours are allowed per week.

You should not attach any equipment to trees or park property. You may not peg anything into the ground or place, drag or tumble heavy objects on lawns.

Amplifiers and sounds systems are not allowed.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $290.00

Personal training fee, you may also be required to pay a usage fee. Fees for 2016-17.

Comply Application All -

For all other fees, please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Seasonal Sports Permits (Opens in new window)

Administering agency

City of Melbourne

Contact details

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

Events Operations Team

City of Melbourne

Operating address: 90 - 120 Swanston Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1603
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 03 9658 8008
Fax: 03 9654 4854
Email: enquiries@melbourne.vic.gov.au
Website: City of Melbourne (Opens in new window)