Permit to Plant or Interfere with Vegetation - Victoria

Description

This permit is required to plant or interfere with vegetation on a nature strip or council land.

For example, you will require council permission to plant flowers or shrubs, construct a garden bed on a nature strip, or to prune, trim, lop or uproot trees.

Your council may have specific restrictions on interference with significant trees - including undertaking works nearby. Significant trees have cultural, historical, or horticultural significance, have large trunk diameter, or form part of a canopy.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $69.00

Remove or prune a significant tree on private land. You will also be required to pay a licence fee. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Application All $175.00

Removal, per significant tree on private land. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Licence All $69.00

Remove or prune a significant tree on private land. You will also be required to pay a licence fee. Fees for 2019-20.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Permit to Plant or Interfere with Vegetation - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Local law(s) name

Community Amenity Local Law 1 2013

Administering agency

City of Port Phillip

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:

Parks Services

City of Port Phillip

Operating address: 99a Carlisle Street
St Kilda, Victoria 3182
Mailing address: Private Bag 3
St Kilda
Victoria 3182
Phone: 03 9209 6777
Fax: 03 9536 2722
Email: assist@portphillip.vic.gov.au
Website: City of Port Phillip (Opens in new window)