Consent to Establish an Offensive Trade and Registration of the Premises - Western Australia

Description

You will require this consent and registration if you intend to conduct an offensive trade. The following activities are considered offensive trades:

  • waste processing operations
  • abattoirs and slaughterhouses
  • bone mills and bone manure depots
  • fat rendering establishments
  • fellmongeries and tanneries
  • fish curing and canning establishments
  • flock factories
  • manure works
  • piggeries
  • storing, drying, or preserving bones, hides, hoofs or skins
  • tripe-boiling establishments
  • boiling down meat, bones, blood, or offal.

You will also require this consent and registration if you intend to operate a receiving depot for laundry, dry cleaning or dye works.

A laundry means any place where articles are laundered by commercial grade machinery. A dry-cleaning establishment is a place where clothes or other articles are cleaned by use of solvents without using water, but does not include premises in which perchlorethylene or arklone is used as dry-cleaning fluid in a machine operating on a full cycle and fully enclosed basis. A dye-works means a place where articles are commercially dyed.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To establish an offensive trade you must:

  • Provide suitable scale plans of your premises, detailing all the information required by the Council;
  • Complete the relevant application form; and
  • Pay the required fee.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees will vary depending on your circumstances. The minimum fee is $147 and the maximum is $298. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Consent to Establish Offensive Trade and Registration of the Premises - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 WA

Regulation(s) name

Health (Offensive Trades Fees) Regulations 1976 WA

Local law(s) name

Health Local Law 2012

Administering agency

City of Karratha

Contact details

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

Environmental Health Officer, Environmental Health Services

City of Karratha

Operating address: Lot 1083 Welcome Road
Karratha
WA 6714
Mailing address: PO BOX 219
Karratha, Western Australia 6714
Phone: 08 9186 8555
Email: enquiries@karratha.wa.gov.au