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 $145.00

Fees for 2018-19.

Apply Licence All $210.00

Removal of significant tree. Fees for 2018-19.

Apply Licence All $105.00

Pruning only of significant tree. Fees for 2018-19.

Forms

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Tree Removal Guidelines (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 2016

Administering agency

City of Yarra

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:

Recreation and Open Space

City of Yarra

Operating address: 333 Bridge Road
Richmond, Victoria 3121
Mailing address: PO BOX 168
Richmond, Victoria 3121
Phone: 03 9205 5736
Phone: 03 9205 5555
Fax: 03 8417 6666
Email: info@yarracity.vic.gov.au
Website: City of Yarra (Opens in new window)