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 -

Tree inspection and report on private property fees range between $255.00 and $360, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Application All $62.00

Application for tree removal. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Miscellaneous All $310.00

Appeal against refusal for tree removal for local law application. Fees for 2019-20.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Local law(s) name

Community Local Law 1 2015

Administering agency

Kingston 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:

Local Laws Officer

Kingston City Council

Operating address: 1230 Nepean Highway
Cheltenham, Victoria 3192
Mailing address: PO BOX 1000
Mentone, Victoria 3194
Toll Free: 1300 653 356
Fax: 03 9581 4500
Email: info@kingston.vic.gov.au
Website: Kingston City Council (Opens in new window)