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.

Duration

Registration remains in force until 31 December each year or for the period of 12 months from the date of registration if so specified by the local Council. Temporary registration may be granted for a period of less than 12 months.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All -

Dual registration will attract a fifty percent reduction on the health registration. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Application All -

Premise fees range between $137 and $312, 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 Examination All $85.00

Pre-application site consultation. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Inspection All $184.00

Scheduled inspections. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Inspection All $228.00

Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Transfer All $83.00

Fees for 2019-20.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Registration of Prescribed Accommodation Premises - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.
Transfer All Application for Transfer of Registration of Prescribed Accommodation Premises - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.
Transfer All Food Business Transfer Request & Information Form - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Act(s) name

Public Health and Wellbeing Act 2008 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Public Health and Wellbeing Regulations 2009 Victoria

Administering agency

Yarra Ranges 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:

Health Services

Yarra Ranges Shire Council

Operating address: 15 Anderson Street
Lilydale, Victoria 3140
Mailing address: PO BOX 105
Lilydale, Victoria 3140
Phone: 1300 368 333
Phone: 03 9294 6905
Fax: 03 9735 4249
Email: mail@yarraranges.vic.gov.au
Website: Yarra Ranges Shire Council (Opens in new window)