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 $166.00

Fees for 2022-23

Apply Licence All $984.00

Accredited provider permit - including up to 20 placements per annum. Fees for 2022-23

Apply Licence All $26.00

Accredited provider permit - placement of additional bin (over 20). Fees for 2022-23

Apply Licence All $102.00

Single placement of a skip bin permit fee. Fees for 2022-23

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.