Permit to Place a Skip or Large Container on Council Land - City of Stonnington - Victoria


You will require this permit if you intend to place a storage or bulk rubbish container on a road. A bulk rubbish container is a bin, skip, container or other structure designed or used for holding a substantial quantity of rubbish and which is unlikely to be lifted without mechanical assistance.

This does not include any container used in connection with your council's regular domestic rubbish collections.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please note that you will be required to have adequate public liability insurance ($10 million minimum).


As specified on the permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees for skip bins:

  • 3 days - $67.00
  • 4 to 7 days - $82.00
  • 8 to 30 - $196.00.
Fees for 2020-21.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Livestock - Droving / Grazing Application - PDF (Opens in new window)
Apply All Skip / Bin Permit Application - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Guidelines for Placement of Skips on Roadsides (Opens in new window)
Comply All Skip / Bin Permit - Information Sheet - Please contact the responsible council for more information.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2020 Victoria

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 1 2018

Administering agency

City of Stonnington

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Building and Local Law Services

City of Stonnington

Operating address: 311 Glenferrie Road
Malvern, Victoria 3144
Mailing address: PO BOX 21
Prahran, Victoria 3181
Phone: 03 8290 1333
Fax: 03 9521 2255
Website: City of Stonnington (Opens in new window)