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

Rooming house fees range between $590 and $1240 according to the number of rooms, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Application All

Prescribed accommodation fees range between $265 and $305 depending on the number of beds, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2019-20.

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 Miscellaneous All

Plan approval fees range between $110 and $195 according to the number of rooms, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Transfer All

Fees range between $165 and $270 according to the number of rooms (including rooming houses), please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2019-20.

Act(s) name

Public Health and Wellbeing Act 2008 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Public Health and Wellbeing Regulations 2009 Victoria

Administering agency

Frankston 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:

Environmental Health Officer

Frankston City Council

Operating address: 30 Davey Street
Frankston, Victoria 3199
Mailing address: PO BOX 490
Frankston, Victoria 3199
Toll Free: 1300 322 322
Phone: 03 9784 1888
Fax: 03 9784 1094
Email: info@frankston.vic.gov.au
Website: Frankston City Council (Opens in new window)