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

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 -

For all other activities, please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Apply Application All $290.00

Hot air ballooning. Fees for 2016-17.

Apply Application All $289.00

Operating a tour. Fees for 2016-17.

Apply Application All -

Wedding permits range between $500 and $605, please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2016-17.

Apply Application All -

Promotional activity fees vary between $1105 and $2211 according to the amount of hours you require, please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2016-17.

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.

Administering agency

City of Melbourne

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

City of Melbourne

Operating address: 90 - 120 Swanston Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1603
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 03 9658 9658
Email: enquiries@melbourne.vic.gov.au
Website: City of Melbourne (Opens in new window)