Permit to Undertake Certain Activities in Public Areas - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to undertake certain activities in local government reserves, parks, beaches, foreshores, golf courses, shopping precincts, pedestrian malls or other public land use areas.

These activities include, but are not limited to:

  • using or controlling a powered or non-powered model aircraft or toy
  • riding or driving a vehicle
  • landing or taking off in an airborne vehicle
  • fishing and swimming
  • private events, such as weddings or parties
  • selling livestock on council land
  • offering recreational services for sale or hire
  • destroying, damaging, or interfering with anything from a shopping precinct or mall
  • lighting a fire or barbecue
  • disrupting the flow of pedestrian traffic
  • conducting tours
  • any commercial activity not covered by another permit.

Reserves are defined as any land that is owned, occupied or controlled by your local council and is dedicated or used for cultural, recreational or entertainment purposes.

Structures, fixtures, fittings and any gardens on the reserve are also included under this permit.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

In order to be eligible for this permit you must have public liability insurance ($10,000,000 minimum). For any further requirements on this permit please consult the Council directly.

Duration

As indicated on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $75.00

Wedding application. Fees for 2016-17.

Apply Application All $85.00

Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Permit to Undertake Certain Activities in Public Areas - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.
Apply All Application for Wedding Service on Council Land - PDF (Opens in new window)

Application process

Apply

Please submit your application and any associated documentation directly with the Council.

Administering agency

Colac Otway Shire

Contact details

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

Compliance Unit

Colac Otway Shire

Operating address: 2-6 Rae Street
Colac, Victoria, 3250
Mailing address: PO BOX 283
Colac, Victoria 3250
Phone: 03 5232 9400
Fax: 03 5232 9586
Email: inq@colacotway.vic.gov.au
Website: Colac Otway Shire (Opens in new window)