Due to staff shortages caused by the increase in COVID cases and current testing and isolation requirements the Upwey and Yarra Junction Community Links will be closed until the end of January.
If you are starting a new business or buying an existing one, you may need certain permits from Yarra Ranges Council before you can start trading.
This online form covers all the permits you may need in one easy to complete application.
If you haven't already done so, please fill out the Small Business Pre-Application Checklist and talk to the Small Business Office before completing this application to find out what permits, registrations and documentation you need.
Information required could be plans (eg house, retail, kitchen floor plan), signage specificatons/drawings, business plan, recent copy of title, or traffic report.
Prepare the information you need to complete your application.
Complete your application online. Please note you can save your progress at any time and come back to it later.
Our Small Business Officer will be in contact to discuss your application.
Start your application now
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