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

You must, as an operator, have a current drivers licence (excluding a learner's permit) and permit for use within Dinner Plains. The snow mobile must be registered and be covered by third party insurance. You must position the number plate to the vehicle so it is easily seen and read. Please refer to the council for details of any other requirements for this permit.

You must provide proof of a policy of insurance to the value of a least $5 million.


30 June next year or as described on the permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $69.00

Fees for 2017-18.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Local law(s) name

Dinner Plains Local Law 3 2011

Administering agency

Alpine Shire Council

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Local Laws Officer

Alpine Shire Council

Operating address: Corner Churchill Avenue and Hawthorn Lane
Victoria 3741
Mailing address: PO BOX 139
Bright, Victoria 3741
Phone: 03 5755 0555
Website: Alpine Shire Council (Opens in new window)