Planning Permits

Vegetation or Tree Removal

You may need a Planning Permit to remove or lop vegetation or trees from your property. To find out if you do, please contact the Planning team on 1300 BCOAST (226 278).

If you do need to a planning permit, complete and lodge an Application for Planning Permit (419 kb). Please note that the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning have provided Council with updated and interactive planning permit application forms.  Information entered in the forms can now be saved, and guidance has been included at the back of each form.

Please ensure a current copy of title (within 3 months of your request to Council) and proposed plans are also supplied to assist with the assessment of your application.

As at 13 October 2016 statutory fees now apply for vegetation removal planning applications - Planning and Environment (Fees) Regulations 2016

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