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 $160.00

Tree removal fee. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Application All $80.00

Tree pruning fee. Fees for 2019-20.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Tree Removal and Pruning Handout - PDF (Opens in new window)
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

General Provisions Local Law 1 2010

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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Planning

Knox City Council

Operating address: 511 Burwood Highway
Wantirna South, Victoria 3152
Phone: 03 9298 8000
Fax: 03 9800 3096
Email: knoxcc@knox.vic.gov.au
Website: Knox City Council (Opens in new window)