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Fees & Charges

Local Laws General Permits

  • General permit - $79
    • This permit covers activities including raffles, or collecting money, gifts or subscriptions. Please note, the application fee depends on whether the applicant is a local charity, registered or non-registered organisation.
  • Busking permit - $103
  • Motor bike and recreational vehicle annual permit - $106
  • Camping on private land annual permit - $220 application fee
  • Footpath trading permits - $106 application fee, with additional fees of:
    • A-frame - $114
    • Displaying goods for sale - $140 per m2
    • Outdoor dining facilities - $114 per m2
    • Please note, current members of Bass Coast business or tourism associations receive a 25% discount on permit fees

Other Fees and Charges

  • Abandoned vehicle release fee - $317 (plus any additional costs that may be incurred, such as storage fees)
  • Shipping Container permit - $56.50
  • Impound release fees (such as signs or other items that do not require towing) - $127

Animals

  • Pound release fees - $106 cat or dog; $53.50 for stock (such as sheep, cattle, goats and pigs)
  • Domestic Animal Businesses annual registration fee - $267
  • Excess animal permits annual fee - $53.50
  • For information on animal registration fees, click here

Environmental Health Permits

Registrations for premises under the Public Health & Wellbeing Act 2008

  • Hairdressers, beauty salons, skin penetration premises (tattooists) annual registration fee - $232
  • Prescribed accommodation annual registration fees range from $288 for 6-15 client capacity, up to $546 for 50+ client capacity
  • Holiday House registration fees range from $72 for short term use, to $144 for 6-15 client capacity and $175 for 16-25 client capacity

Registration for premises under the Food Act 1984

  • Temporary food vendors (depending on class) range from $31 to $155
  • Food Premises (depending on class) range from $299 to $525

For further information, please contact the Local Laws Team on 1300 BCOAST (226 278) or (03) 5671 2211.