Permit to Ride a Snowmobile - Victoria


You will require this permit if you intend to use a snowmobile vehicle on any private or council land or reserve (unless the land has been designated for that purpose).

A snowmobile is any vehicle which is designed to be used solely on snow fields and has motor power of its own. It does not include snow ploughs, snow blowers or similar vehicles.

Other permits may apply to specific snow vehicles.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please refer to the relevant local alpine authority for details of any specific requirements for this permit.


As specified on the permit.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Administering agency

Contact the Local Council