Permit to Place a Skip or Large Container on Council Land - Knox City Council - 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

You will be required to have Public Liability Insurance ($10 million minimum).

Please refer to the relevant local council for details of any specific requirements for this permit.


As specified on the permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $25.00

Placement of additional skip bins (over twenty) permit fee. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $98.00

Single placement of a skip bin permit fee. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Licence All $946.00

Placement for up to twenty skip bin placements per annum permit fee. You will also be required to pay an application fee of $152. Fees for Fees for 2021-22

Apply Renewal All $949.00

Placement for up to twenty skip bin placements. Fees for 2021-22

Other resources

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2020 Victoria

Administering agency

Knox City Council

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:

Community Laws Officer

Knox City Council

Operating address: 511 Burwood Highway
Wantirna South, Victoria 3152
Phone: 03 9298 8000
Fax: 03 9800 3096
Website: Knox City Council (Opens in new window)