Registration of a Caravan Park - City of Melbourne - Victoria

Description

You will need this registration if you intend to operate a caravan park or mobile home park, either on private or municipal land.

For the purposes of this registration, a caravan park is an area of land on which movable dwellings are situated for occupation on a short or long-term basis, and where communal bathroom and public areas are provided for residents.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To apply you must submit your application to the local council in the specified form and include:

  • a plan of the caravan park clearly indicating the location and number of all buildings and facilities and all long term sites, short term sites and camp sites
  • a copy of the most relevant report from the local fire authority
  • the schedule of works for the caravan park and evidence of the status of compliance with the schedule of works
  • the emergency management plan for the caravan park
  • the registration application fee.

Operational requirements will vary according to the location of the proposed caravan park or mobile home park.

Duration

Not less than two years and not more than three years

Expiry

31 December

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Registration of a Caravan Park - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.
Apply All Fire Safety Inspection and Report on Existing Caravan Park (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Residential Tenancies Act 1997 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Residential Tenancies (Caravan Parks and Movable Dwellings Registration and Standards) Regulations 2020 Victoria

Transfer

A notice of transfer of ownership must be lodged with the council.

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.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Health Services Officer

City of Melbourne

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