Registration of a Private Water Transport / Carter Vehicle - Victoria

Description

A water transport vehicle is a vehicle used by a private water carter. If you intend to sell the water for any purpose connected with human consumption (such as preparation of food or ice, or to preserve unpackaged food) you will need this licence.

You will need to register your business with the council in which your vehicle is garaged (principal council), regardless of where you deliver the water. If you operate more than one vehicle then you need to register with the council in which the majority of vehicles are garaged.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility Requirements

To obtain this registration you must:

  • Register under the Food Act;
  • Contact your principal council; and
  • Lodge your registration form with your principal council to ensure you meet your obligations under the Food Act.

Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Ongoing Eligibility Requirements

You will need to keep records about which water corporations you purchase your drinking water from, their contact details, and any dockets and invoices.

Duration

12 months.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Incorporated Association, Other, Co-operative

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

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for Registration of a Private Water Transport / Carter Vehicle - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Approval Time

Ten days for a statement of trade after principal council approval.

Administering agency

Murrindindi 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

Operating address: 28 Perkins Street
Alexandra, Victoria 3714
Mailing address: PO BOX 138
Alexandra, Victoria 3714
Toll Free: 1800 633 792
Phone: 03 5772 0333
Fax: 03 5772 2291
Email: msc@murrindindi.vic.gov.au
Website: Murrindindi Shire Council (Opens in new window)