Registration of Prescribed Accommodation - Bayside City 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
  • 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 $290.00

Registration for four apartments per premise (additional apartments are $18). Fees for 2020-21.

Apply Application All -

Hostel fees range between $320 and $380 for up to twenty boarders (additional boarders over twenty are $20). Fees for 2020-21.

Apply Application All -

Hotel / motel fees range between $510 and $600, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2020-21.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Register an Accommodation Business (Opens in new window)

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 Regulations 2019 Victoria

Administering agency

Bayside City 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:

Bayside City Council

Operating address: 76 Royal Avenue
Sandringham, Victoria 3191
Mailing address: PO BOX 27
Sandringham, Victoria 3191
Phone: 03 9599 4444
Fax: 03 9598 4474
Email: enquiries@bayside.vic.gov.au
Contact us website: Bayside City Council - Contact Us Form (Opens in new window)
Website: Bayside City Council (Opens in new window)