Business

Business Permits

Permits are required for the following business activities.

Home-based business

A permit may be required to operate a home-based business. Please contact our Statutory Planning Customer Service Team on 03 5671 2211 or 1300 BCOAST (226 278) before starting a business at home.

Advertising Signs

Advertising signs may require a permit. Please contact our Statutory Planning Customer Service Team on 03 5671 2211 or 1300 BCOAST (226 278) before ordering or erecting signage.

Accommodation Businesses

If you are setting up an accommodation business you may need to apply for a planning permit and register with Council's Health Department. Please contact our Statutory Planning Customer Service Team on 03 5671 2211 or 1300 BCOAST (226 278) for further information.

Footpath Trading Permits

A permit is required for all trading on community footpaths including; advertising signs, goods, tables and chairs, windbreaks, umbrellas, and heaters.

Hairdressing, tattooing, beauty therapy, ear piercing and electrolysis

All new hairdressing, skin penetration, tattooing, beauty therapy, electrolysis and ear piercing businesses must register before operating.

Food premises

All Victorian food business that handle, prepare, package, store, serve, supply or convey food must be registered with Council.
 

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