Request to Review Infringement - Victoria

Description

If you have been given an infringement notice by your local council, such as a parking fine, you may apply to the council for a review of the decision.

The council is then required to review the decision and suspend enforcement of the infringement penalty until the review is complete.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Your application must:

  • Be in writing;
  • State the grounds on which the decision should be reviewed; and
  • Provide your current address.

Applications may be made on any of the following grounds:

  • The decision was unlawful;
  • There has been a mistake of identity;
  • Special circumstances apply to you; or
  • Your conduct should be excused due to exceptional circumstances.

Examples of special circumstances may include having a mental or intellectual disability, a serious drug addiction, or homelessness.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Request to Review Infringement - To request an infringement notice to be reviewed, it must be in writing and sent to the South Gippsland Shire Council.

Approval time

21 days.

Appeal fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Type Business Structure Description
Application All

Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Administering agency

South Gippsland Shire Council

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Local Laws Officer

South Gippsland Shire Council

Operating address: 9 Smith Street
Leongatha
Victoria 3953
Mailing address: Private Bag 4
Leongatha
Victoria 3953
Phone: 03 5662 9200
Fax: 03 5662 3754
Email: council@southgippsland.vic.gov.au
Website: South Gippsland Shire Council (Opens in new window)