Registration of Prescribed Accommodation - 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 Description
Apply Application All

Fees range between $72 and $144, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. You will also be required to pay a registration fee (pro-rata of renewal fee). Fees for 2018-19.

Apply Application All

Fees range between $244.40 and $852, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Renewal All

Per person accommodated up to five range between $144 and $288, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2018-19.

Apply Renewal All

Additional fees for each additional person accommodated over five range between $7.50 and $14.50, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2018-19.

Apply Transfer All

Fees range between $72 and $144, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2018-19.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Transfer of Registration Application for a Personal Care / Body Art or Prescribed Accommodation Premises - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.
Apply All Application for Registration of a Prescribed Accommodation Premises (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Public Health and Wellbeing Act 2008 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Public Health and Wellbeing Regulations 2009 Victoria

Administering agency

City of Yarra

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:

Compliance Unit

City of Yarra

Operating address: 333 Bridge Road
Richmond, Victoria 3121
Mailing address: PO BOX 168
Richmond, Victoria 3121
Phone: 03 9205 5555
Fax: 03 8417 6666
Email: info@yarracity.vic.gov.au
Website: City of Yarra (Opens in new window)