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Skip Bin Permit

If you would like to place a skip or builder's bin on Council land, such as a nature strip, then a Skip Bin Permit will be required. The Skip Bin company will apply for this permit with Council.

Permit Fees

To see the relevant costs associated with this permit, please visit our Fees and Charges page.


The applicant is required to take out Public Liability insurance, with minimum cover of $10,000,000 and a copy must be included with the application.

Please also ensure to attach photos to confirm the Skip Bin is not placed within 1 metre from a fire hydrant and is not covering a footpath, driveway or road.

Application Form

To Apply , please contact the Community Safety Team on 1300 226 278 or send an email to to receive an application form.

Please ensure all sections of the application are complete and any documents are attached with the application form.

Email applications to or hand in your application at one of our customer service centres.