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 $113.00

Application, you may also be required to pay an inspection fee and a fee per square metre. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Inspection All $119.00

Inspection fee, you may also be required to pay an application fee and a fee per square metre.  Fees for 2019-20.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 2017

Administering agency

East Gippsland Shire 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:

Local Laws Officer

East Gippsland Shire Council

Operating address: Bairnsdale Service Centre
24 Service Street
Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875
Mailing address: PO BOX 1618
Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875
Phone: 03 5153 9500
Fax: 03 5153 9576
Email: feedback@egipps.vic.gov.au
Website: East Gippsland Shire Council (Opens in new window)