Registration of Prescribed Accommodation - Baw Baw Shire Council - Victoria

Description

You will require this registration if you intend to operate any of the following types of accommodation business:

  • bed and breakfasts
  • rooming house
  • hotels and motels
  • guesthouses
  • boutique hotels
  • rooming houses
  • self-contained accommodation
  • farmstays or holiday camps
  • hostel or student dormitory

You do not require this registration if you operate any of the following:

  • caravan park
  • house and granny flat
  • public hospital or nursing home
  • retirement village
  • temporary crisis accommodation.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this registration you must:

  • apply to the local council in which the accommodation is located
  • include all the required documentation and information
  • submit a 1:100 scale plan of the premises, showing the proposed use of each room
  • pay the prescribed fee.

Planning approval to conduct the business may also be necessary in some circumstances.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

You will need to comply with any additional conditions set by the Council.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $299.90

New premise. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Transfer All $307.00

Fees for 2021-22

Renew Renewal All $222.20

Accommodations less than 10 persons. Fees for 2021-22

Renew Renewal All $299.90

Accommodation with ten or more beds. Fees for 2021-22

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application Form - Release of Information - PDF (Opens in new window)
Apply All Application Form - Registration of Public Health and Wellbeing Premises - PDF (Opens in new window)
Apply All Application Form - Transfer of Public Health and Wellbeing Premises - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
General All Minimum Standards in Rooming Houses (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Public Health and Wellbeing Act 2008 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Public Health and Wellbeing (Prescribed Accommodation) Regulations 2020 Victoria

Administering agency

Baw Baw Shire Council

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:

Community Compliance Officer

Baw Baw Shire Council

Victoria
Operating address: Annex Building Warragul Customer Service Centre
90 Smith Street
Warragul, Victoria 3820
Mailing address: PO BOX 304
Warragul, Victoria 3820
Fax: 03 5622 3654
Email: bawbaw@bawbawshire.vic.gov.au
Website: Baw Baw Shire Council (Opens in new window)