Home Based Business or Occupation Approval
Administered by: Your local council
When is this licence required?

You will need this approval if you intend to conduct a business from home. It allows certain small volume trades or occupations to be practised in a residential environment while enabling the local council to ensure that minimal disturbance and nuisance are created.

Your business activities must take place on land or in a dwelling that you own.


What are the eligibility requirements for this licence?

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


How much does this licence cost?
Application $222.00 Fees for 2021-22
Renewal $73.00 Fees for 2021-22

How often do you need to apply for this licence?
Duration: As specified

What legislation specifies this requirement?
  • Planning and Development Act 2005
  • Planning and Development (Local Planning Schemes) Regulations 2015

Who can you talk to for more information?
Customer Service
Your local council
Internet: MyCouncil


Last updated: 21/07/2021 11:16:23

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