Community Safety Permit Fees

Overview

Community Safety Permit fees are set along with all other Council fees and charges as part of Councils annual budget process. View the current budget and council plan.

Browse through the table of contents above to view various permit fee information.

Burning off permit fee

Standard Application Fee - $188.00

Pension Concession Application Fee - $94.00

The Application Fees cover:

  • The initial assessment of the application and relevant site inspections to ensure compliance with the Neighbourhood Amenity Local Law 2020
  • Community Safety education campaigns, complaint response and enforcement action
  • The ability to burn outside the approved standards for the property’s category.

A 50% discount has been applied for applicants holding a current Pension Concession.

Find out more about Burning Off and apply for a permit.

Change of open air burning category fee

Standard Application Fee - $277.00

Pension Concession Application Fee - $138.50

This Application Fees cover:

  • Community Safety assessment of the application and relevant site inspections to ensure compliance with the Neighbourhood Amenity Local Law 2020
  • Emergency Management assessment of the application and relevant site inspections to consider Fire Prevention/Readiness elements;
  • Community Safety final assessment of findings from initial assessments/inspections
  • Community Safety education campaigns, complaint response and enforcement action

A 50% discount has been applied for applicants holding a current Pension Concession.

Apply to change your property’s existing Open Air Burning Category.

Skip bin permit fee

Standard skip bin permit application fee - $46.00

This application must be applied for by the skip bin company placing the skip bin.

The application fee covers:

  • The initial assessment of the application and relevant site inspections to ensure compliance with the Neighbourhood Amenity Local Law 2020
  • The ability to place a Skip Bin on Council land
  • Community Safety education campaigns, complaint response and enforcement action 

Apply for a skip bin permit

Storage container permit fee

Application Fee - $188.00

The storage container permit application fee covers:

  • The initial assessment of the application and relevant site inspections to ensure compliance with the Neighbourhood Amenity Local Law 2020
  • The ability to place a Storage Container on Council land
  • Community Safety education campaigns, complaint response and enforcement action

Apply for a Storage Container Permit

Clothing bin permit fee

Community group application for a clothing bin fee - $94.00

The application fee for a clothing bin permit covers:

  • The initial assessment of the application and relevant site inspections to ensure compliance with the Neighbourhood Amenity Local Law 2020
  • The ability to place a Clothing Bin on Council land; and
  • Community Safety education campaigns, complaint response and enforcement action

Apply for a Clothing Bin Permit

Real estate advertising board fees

Real estate board application fee - $188.00

The application fee covers:

  • The initial assessment of the application and relevant site inspections to ensure compliance with the Neighbourhood Amenity Local Law 2020 and Streets & Roadside Trading Policy
  • The ability to place signage on Council land; and
  • Community Safety education campaigns, complaint response and enforcement action

Apply for a Rel Estate Board Permit

Community event advertising board fees

Application Fee - $94

A community event advertising board application fee covers:

  • The initial assessment of the application and relevant site inspections to ensure compliance with the Neighbourhood Local Law 2020 and Streets & Roadside Trading Policy
  • The ability to place signage on Council land
  • Community Safety education campaigns, complaint response and enforcement action

A 50% Community Group discount has been applied to these applications.

Apply for a Community Event Advertising Board Permit

Electoral board permit fees

Application fee - $188

This application fee covers:

  • The initial assessment of the application and relevant site inspections to ensure compliance with the Neighbourhood Amenity Local Law 2020 and Streets & Roadside Trading Policy
  • The ability to place signage on Council land
  • Community Safety education campaigns, complaint response and enforcement action

Apply for a Electoral Board Permit.

Fireworks display permit fees

Application fee - $188

This application must be applied for by the pyrotechnician conducting the display.

The application fee covers:

  • The initial assessment of the application and relevant site inspections to ensure compliance with the Neighbourhood Amenity Local Law 2020
  • Communication with properties holding Livestock who could be impacted by display
  • The ability to display Fireworks in the municipality
  • Community Safety education campaigns, complaint response and enforcement action

Apply for a Fireworks Display Permit.