2021-22 Fees and Charges

FEES AND CHARGES 2021/22 FeeGST Included #
LEGAL AND GOVERNANCE
Right to Information
Set by the Right to Information Act 2009
Fee for Application for Assess disclosure (25 fee units)$41.25
Code of Conduct
Making a complaint under Section 28V of the Local Government Act 1993 (50 fee units)$82.50
See https://www.treasury.tas.gov.au/economy/economic-policy-and-reform/fee-units for current fee unit details
CORPORATE SERVICES
Public Administration Services
Photocopying - Per page A4$0.50#
Photocopying - Per page A4 Colour$1.00#
Photocopying - Per page A3$1.00#
Photocopying - Per page A3 - Colour$2.50#
Faxing, Emailing or Scanning flat fee (Non Development Applications)$3.50#
Laminating - per pouch $3.50#
Electronic delivery of plans & documents (Development Applications)#
Postage & handling of plans & documents$16.50#
Copy of Annual Report of Council$10.50
Set by the Local Government Act 1993
Section 132 Certificate of Liabilities (30 fee units)$49.50
Section 337 Certificate of Council's Rights (132.5 fee units)$218.63
Miscellaneous Applications
Miscellaneous Applications, Certificate request etc. under any Act, Regulation or By-law not otherwise provided for$340.00#
Purchase of Information
Officer’s Report and Decision made under Delegation *$81.00#
Permit/Certificate/Registration/Licence *$81.00#
Issued Notice of Order *$81.00#
Application on request * #$127.50#
Planning/Building/Plumbing Plans * #$127.50#
Other Documents including representations or submissions *$41.00#
Plan/Strategy/Policy or Procedure not otherwise provided for$31.00#
Section 58A or Part 5 Agreement *$81.00#
Council By-law Charged per By-Law$11.50#
Extract from Council Map - per page$1.00

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Copy of municipal standard drawings - per set$31.00#
Property File Retrieval Fee$31.00#
Where a hash (#) applies, information is available for purchase subject to Council Policy and Copyright. Where copyright applies to plans and the like these will only be available to the owner of the documents, the owner of the property or by authority of the owner. Building and plumbing plans are only available in accordance with Section 27 of the Building Act 2016.
Remission - Where an asterisk (*) applies and a request relates to the Applicant's property, personal affairs or business dealing with Council the fee is to be reduced in accordance with the Council Policy.
Remission - Where a fee for information that relates to the same subject matter exceeds $400 a remission may be granted for any fees exceeding $400.
INFRASTRUCTURE
Infrastructure
Inspection Fee $181.00#
Additional inspection(s) $181.00#
Permit to carry out works in a road reservation$350.00#
Road Trading Permit - Vehicle & Traffic Act (per year)
Road Trading Permit (6 months)$135.50#
Application for footpath stall (per annum) $130.50
- or per event$19.00
Mobile Food Business Trading Permit$318.50
Section 56C Vehicle & Traffic Act and Council Land and Recreational Facilities under Clause 48 of By-law 2017
*50% reduction for local registered Huon Valley mobile food businesses
Stormwater
Stormwater Connection Application Fee, plus Eng Inspection Fee$100.00
Engineer Inspection Fee$180.00
In all cases the connection fees are to be paid to council in full prior to the connection being provided
Storm Water connection (provided by Council)
-Standard 100mm (Main at Frontage) per connection$1473.50
-Non-Standard ConnectionAt Cost
*Stormwater fees duplicated in both Infrastructure and Environment and Development
ENVIRONMENT AND DEVELOPMENT SERVICES
Section 201 Miscellaneous Fee – Abatement Notice
Abatement Notice$305.00#
CARAVAN FEES
Caravan By-law 2005
Clause 10 Application Fee – Caravan Permit (plus inspection fee)$90.00#
Clause 10 Application Fee – Caravan Permit (Renewal)$90.00#
Clause 10 Application Fee – Inspection Fee$180.00#
ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH
Food Registration
Food Act 2003
Section 60 Fee- Service of Improvement Notice$54.00
Section 62 Fee - Service of Prohibition Order$54.00
Section 84 Fee - Notification of Conduct of Food Business$54.00
Section 87 Application Fee – Registration/Renewal of food business:
High risk (Permanent Premises)* ^$430.00
Medium risk (Permanent Premises)* ^$288.00
Low risk (Permanent Premises)* ^$181.00
Section 87 Application Fee - Registration/Renewal of Mobile Food Vendor (food vans including mobile stalls)
High risk * ^$430.00
Medium risk * ^$288.00
Low risk * ^$181.00
Temporary Registration - Per Day *$43.00
* (Not For Profit Organisation - 50% reduction in fees)
^ (50% Reduction in fees if application is made after 1st January)
Section 87 & 89 Miscellaneous Fee - Duplicate Certificate of Food Registration$34.00
Miscellaneous Fee – Additional Inspections (as determined by the EHO and including as a result of an Improvement Notice or Prohibition Order) - Per Inspection$181.00#
Miscellaneous Fee – Pre-Purchase Inspection and Report - Per hour$180.00#
Miscellaneous Fee – Food Handling Training Course - Per person$38.00#
Miscellaneous Fee – Thermometer $12.00#
Public Health Act 1997
Section 76 - Place of Assembly Licence:
Application Fee - Place of Assembly*^$215.00
Annual Event (Huon Show, Cygnet Folk Festival, Taste of the Huon, Mid-Winter Festival)$415.00
* (50% reduction for half year)
^ Not for profit/community organisations 50% reduction in fees
Section 81 Application Fee – Renewal of Place of Assembly Licence$215.00
Section 82 Application Fee – Variation of Place of Assembly Licence$88.00
Section 96 Application Fee – Registration of Premises – Public Health Risk Activity$215.00
Section 101 Application Fee – Renewal of Registration of Premises – Public Health Risk Activity$215.00
Section 102 Application Fee – Variation of Registration of Premises – Public Health Risk Activity$88.00
Section 105 Application Fee – Licence to Carry out Public Health Risk Activity$65.00
Section 110 Application Fee – Renewal of Licence to Carry out Public Health Risk Activity$65.00
Section 111 Application Fee – Variation to Licence to Carry out Public Health Risk Activity$74.00
Section 114 Application Fee – Registration of a Regulated System $72.00
Section 121 Application Fee – Renewal of Registration of a Regulated System$72.00
Section 122 Application Fee – Variation to Registration of a Regulated System$87.00
Section 134 Application Fee – Registration as a user or supplier of water from a private water source$42.00
Water Carrier - Annual registration fee$98.00
Section 136B Application Fee – Variation to Registration as a user or supplier of water from a private water source
Water carters $78.00
Miscellaneous Fee – Place of Assembly Licence pre-purchase inspection and report (per hour)$175.00#
Miscellaneous Fee - Water test for general public (inc. Tap water, rainwater tanks and pools) - bacterial only (Includes letter of advice) - PLUS COSTS OF TESTS$215.00#
Miscellaneous Fee – Provision of Sharps Containers
-1.4 Litre container$5.00#
-3.0 Litre container$7.00#
Note: Sharps containers are provided FREE to members of the public with "medical conditions requiring the use of a sharps container"
Environmental Health
Report from reporting authority - Permit Building Work (Form 49)$175.00
Report from reporting authority - Occupancy Permit (Form 50) $175.00
Miscellaneous Fee – Additional Inspections$181.00#
Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994
Section 44 Fee - Environment Protection Notices (EPN)$720.00
Section 44 Fee - Environment Protection Notices (EPN) Amendment to EPN$360.00
Section 44 Fee - Environment Protection Notices (EPN) for large scale commercial activity$1500.00
Section 44 Fee - Additional inspection Fee for Environment Protection Notices (EPN) $150.00
DOG REGISTARTION FEES
Dog Control Act 2000
Section 9 – Application for/Renewal of Registration (Annual):
Sterilised Dog - Prior to 31/07/2021$32.00
After 31/7/2021$43.00
Non Sterilised Dog - Prior to 31/07/2021$88.00
After 31/7/2021$105.00
Working Dog (Working of Stock) - Prior to 31/07/2021$45.00
After 31/7/2021$65.00
Hunting Dog (Current Hunting Club Membership) - Prior to 31/07/2021$88.00
After 31/7/2021$105.00
1st Dog owned by Pensioner (Sterilised) - Prior to 31/07/2021$25.00
After 31/7/2021$32.00
1st Dog owned by Pensioner (Unsterilised) - Prior to 31/07/2021$32.00
After 31/7/2021$43.00
Guide Dog/Hearing Dog/Assistance DogNIL
Pure Bred Dog kept for breeding and registered with TCA - Prior to 31/07/2021$45.00
After 31/7/2021$65.00
Greyhounds kept for racing - Prior to 31/07/2021$45.00
After 31/7/2021$65.00
Dangerous Dog/Restricted Breed Dog - Prior to 31/07/2021$360.00
After 31/7/2021$400.00
Guard Dog - Prior to 31/07/2021$88.00
After 31/7/2021$105.00
Section 34 Application Fee – Transfer of ownership of dangerous dog or restricted breed dog$360.00
Sections 36(1)(a), 37, 38 & 73 Detention Fee - Daily maintenance for impounding dog
~ weekday$45.00
~ weekend or public holiday$70.00
Sections 36(1)(a) & 73 Seizure Fee - Seizure of dog at large$32.00
Section 37 Seizure Fee – Attacking/Dangerous Dogs$113.00
Section 47 Complaint Fee – Nuisance dog$75.00
Section 49A Miscellaneous Fee – Abatement Notice ActionActual Cost Plus $28.00
Section 51 Application Fee – Licence to keep dogs (includes inspection)
Up to 4 dogs$113.00
5 to 9 dogs$170.00
10 or more dogs$225.00
Section 57 Renewal Fee – Licence to keep dogs (includes inspection)
Up to 4 dogs$113.00
5 to 9 dogs$170.00
10 or more dogs$225.00
Miscellaneous Fee – Implanting of MicrochipActual Cost Plus $28.00#
Miscellaneous Fee – Replacement of Registration Tag$6.00
Miscellaneous Fee – Dangerous / Restricted Breed CollarActual Cost Plus $28.00#
Miscellaneous Fee – Dangerous / Restricted Breed SignActual Cost Plus $28.00#
Miscellaneous Fee – Dog surrender feeActual Cost Plus $30.00#
Small Animal Cage Hire$16.00#
WASTE MANAGEMENT
Waste Management
Wheelie Bin Administration Fee$29.00
Wheelie Bin Hitch$29.00#
Waste Transfer Station Fees
Single garbage Bag (75 litres or less per bag)$6.00#
2 x Garbage Bags (75 litre or less)$9.00#
3 x garbage bags (75 litre or less)$12.00#
Load (<1M3 load)$20.00#
Loads greater than 1M3 per M3 rate$20.00#
Clean fill Not acceptedNIL
Clean Concrete - Southbridge Only (per cubic metre) $13.50#
Scrap metal - minimum charge (less than 1 cubic metre)$4.50#
Scrap metal (per cubic metre)$9.00#
Whole Car bodies - Huonville, Cygnet & Geeveston (not accepted at Dover)$65.00#
Half car bodies – Huonville, Cygnet & Geeveston (not accepted at Dover)$35.00#
Car & Motorcycle tyres (per tyre)$8.00#
Light Truck/four wheel drive tyres (per tyre)$14.00#
Truck tyres (per tyre)$30.00#
Super Single truck tyre$45.00#
Small tractor tyre < 1m$140.00#
Large tractor tyre 1m to 2m$245.00#
Earth moving tyre/Very large tyres NIL#
Removal of rim surcharge - (car tyre only)$7.50#
Fridge or Air Conditioner without de-gassing certificate$44.00#
Fridge or Air Conditioner with de-gassing certificate$9.50#
No hazardous or inert waste or clean fill are accepted at any Waste Transfer Station
Other items are at the discretion of the site operator.
Green Waste
Less than 1/2 cubic metre$8.00#
Greater than 1/2M3 per M3 rate$12.00#
Mulch sales - approx. 1 cubic metre$5.00#
Timber Waste Including Furniture
Less than 1 cubic metre$24.00#
Greater than 1M3 per M3 rate$24.00#
COMPLIANCE
Impounding of Animals
Section 196 – Fees, costs and charges payable in respect of impounding, maintenance and treatment of animals
Pound Entry Fees Per Animal $16.50
Impounding Cost Per Animal (Council Officers)Actual Cost
Maintenance Cost Per Animal Per Day or Part Thereof (other than dogs)
~ weekday$31.50
~ weekend or public holiday$51.50
Cost of Advertising (per advertisement)Actual Cost#
Cost of Transportation to the Pound (Council Officers)Actual Cost#
Cost of Transportation to the Pound (Contractor)Actual Cost#
Costs of Any Other Services Required For the Impounded AnimalActual Cost#
Cost of Any Veterinarian TreatmentActual Cost#
Costs of Damage Caused by Trespassing AnimalsActual Cost#
Council Officer Call Out FeeActual Cost#
Miscellaneous Fee - Disposal of an Animal $104.00#
Plus Administration Fee$31.00#
Council Land and Recreational Facilities By-law 2017
Clause 61 Removal Fee – Removed article (per article)$18.00#
Clause 61 Storage and further maintenance Fee – Impounded article (per article)$34.00#
Clause 61 Other costs – Removed article (including transport and advertising)Actual Cost#
Roads (Local Highways) By-law 2014
Clause 42 Recovery Fee– Removed item (per item)Actual Cost#
Plus $35.00 per week or part thereof in storage by Council plus actual cost (including transport & advertising)$35.00 Per Week#
Traffic Act 1925
Section 43 Recovery Fee– Removed article (per item)Actual Cost#
Plus $35.00 per week or part thereof in storage by Council plus actual cost (including transport & advertising)$35.00 Per Week#
Section 43 Other Expenses– Removed article (including transport and advertising)Actual Cost#
Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993
Section 48A - Signage Removal costs - Subsection 1(d) Removal of signActual Cost Plus $110.00 Administration cost#
Plus $35.00 per week or part thereof in storage by Council plus actual cost (including transport & advertising)$35.00 Per Week#
Greater than 1M3 per M3 rate
PLANNING
Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993
Planning Scheme Amendment
Planning Scheme Amendment Fee (Section 33 of LUPAA)
(plus any applicable TPC costs)
$10,000 or 0.15% of estimated project construction cost which ever is greater to a maximum $21,000, plus Planning Scheme Amendment Advertising Fee (25% refund if Scheme Amendment is not initiated pursuant to section 34 of LUPAA)
Application for Planning Scheme Amendment and Development Application
(Combined Application under Section 43A of LUPAA) and applicable Development Assessment Fee
and Advertising Notification Fee plus any applicable TPC costs
Same fees as Planning Scheme Amendment Fee for Section 33 Application plus Applicable Development Application Fee (less 10%) and Advertising Notification Fee
Urgent Amendment Application Fee: Section 30I(A) of LUPAA$1125.00
where lodged with Council and not the TPC
Application Fee - Minor amendment to Permit - Section 43K of LUPAA$405.00
Substantial Commencement Assessment Fee: Section 43I(4A) of LUPAA$340.00
Use and Development (Not for change of use)
Development Assessment Fee is based on the estimated project costs: Sections 57 or 58 of LUPAA (plus Advertising/Notification fees, as applicable)
Preliminary Planning Assessment / No Permit Required $160.00
Advertising / Notification Fee (Section 57 of LUPAA)$320.00#
Advertising / Notification Fee ( Scheme Amendment + Level 2 Activity: Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994)$985.00#
Permitted or Discretionary Use or Development
Permitted
Residential Alterations including Ancillary Unit, Extensions, Outbuildings (Section 58 of LUPAA)$325.00
Single Residential Dwelling - Permitted Use or Development (Section 58 of LUPAA)$400.00
Agricultural Shed (Resource Development) valued < $75,000$325.00
Discretionary
Residential Alterations including Ancillary Unit, Extensions, Outbuildings (Section 57 of LUPAA), plus Adv Fee$430.00
Single Residential Dwelling - Discretionary Use or Development (Section 57 of LUPAA), plus Adv Fee$700.00
Agricultural Shed (Resource Development) valued < $75,000$430.00
Other Use and/or Development, plus adv fee if discretionary
Estimated Value: 0 to $75,000 $550.00
Estimated Value: $75,001-$1,000,000$860.00
Estimated Value: $1,000,001-$2,000,000$1780.00
Estimated Value: $2,000,001-$3,500,000$3750.00
Estimated Value: $3,500,001-$5,000,000$7500.00
Estimated Value: $5,000,001-$10,000,000$15000.00
Estimated Value: Over $10,000,000$23000.00
Change of use or partial change of use
Change of use - No development – Permitted (Section 58 of LUPAA)$360.00
Change of use - No Development - Discretionary (Section 57 of LUPAA), plus Adv Fee$515.00
Signage
Permitted Application Sign(s) (Section 58 of LUPAA)$170.00
Discretionary Application Sign(s) (Section 57 of LUPAA)$340.00
Application fee - Minor amendment to permit: Section 56 LUPAA
Minor Amendment Request to amend Permit conditions of Planning Permit - Permitted Application (Section 56 of LUPAA), plus, for Use or Development exceeding $200,000 in project value or Subdivisions of any value, 10% of the original application invoiced fee including the original advertising costs. $320.00
Minor Amendment Request to amend Permit conditions of Planning Permit - Discretionary Application (Section 57 of LUPAA), plus, for Use or Development exceeding $200,000 in project value or Subdivisions of any value, 10% of the original application invoiced fee including the original advertising costs. $385.00
Part 5 Agreement (Section 71 OF LUPAA)
Part 5 Agreement Lodgement Fee $390.00
Part 5 Agreement - Council Drafting Fee (plus Lodgement Fee)$1100.00
Amendment to Part 5 Agreement Fee: Section 75 (plus Lodgement Fee)$340.00
End Part 5 Agreement Application Fee: Section 74(3)$170.00
Subdivisions and boundary adjustments (Discretionary Applications)
Subdivision Applications & Applications for re-organisation of property boundaries (plus Advertising Fee) (Section 57 of LUPAA)$720.00
Plus, per lot including balance lot for
subdivisions
$112.00
Plus Advertising Fee (Section 57 of LUPAA)$320.00#
Minor Boundary Adjustments
Minor boundary adjustment (Part C.9 – Clause 9.3.1 of HVIPS 2015) $380.00
Sealing of final plan
Fee for assessing if Final Plan complies with Planning Permit conditions (for Subdivisions or Boundary Adjustments) prior to sealing of final plan; plus, for Use or Development exceeding $200,000 in project value or Subdivisions of any value, 10% of the original application invoiced fee including the original advertising costs. $180.00
Sealing of Final Plan (per final plan) (Section 89 of LGBMP)(plus Land Titles Office fees)$395.00
Plus per lot including balance lot$45.00
Inspection fee (site visit) for Subdivisions or Boundary Adjustments (where applicable) to assess compliance with Planning Permit condition(s) prior to sealing final plan. $180.00
Petition to amend sealed plan
Petition to Amend a Sealed Plan Application Fee (Section 103 Local Government (BMP) Act 1993)$370.00
Hearing preparation costs$515.00
Hearing Costs$1500.00
Exemption Application Fee (Section 115) (Includes application for exemption and certification of plan)$710.00
Plus per lot including balance lot$111.00
Certificate - Section 90 LG (BMP) Act 1993
Certificate of Non- Application of Subdivision Requirements Fee (Section 90)$340.00
Adhesion Order
Adhesion Order Application Fee (Section 110)$340.00
Discharge of Adhesion Order (Section 110)$340.00
Substantial Commencement
Application for extension of time for Substantial Commencement$180.00
Substantial Commencement Inspection Fee (per Inspection)$180.00#
Compliance - Additional Inspections
Additional Inspection - Inspection fee to review non-compliance with Planning Permit Condition(s) (per inspection)$180.00#
Staged Development Schemes / Strata Plans (Strata Titles Act 1998)
Staged Development Scheme
Fee for assessing if Staged Strata Development Scheme complies with Planning Permit conditions $180.00
Certificate of Approval Staged Development Scheme Application Fee (Section 36 & Section 37 of Strata Titles Act 1998) (+ Inspection Fee where required)$340.00
Plus per stage$170.00
Inspection Fee (per Inspection)$180.00
Variation of Staged Development Scheme Application Fee (Section 42) (+ Inspection Fee where required)$285.00
Inspection Fee (per Inspection)$180.00
Strata Plan
Certificate of Approval for Strata Plan: Section 31 of Strata Titles Act 1998$390.00
Plus per unit$145.00
Inspection Fee (per Inspection) $180.00
Amendment, Consolidation and Cancellation of Strata Plan (Sections 19, 22 & 27 of Strata Titles Act 1998)$285.00#
Community Development Scheme
Certificate of Approval for Community Development Scheme - Application Fee (Section 53 & 54)(+ Inspection Fee where required)$340.00
Plus per stage$170.00
Inspection Fee (per Inspection) if required$180.00#
Variation of Community Development Scheme Application Fee (Section 58)(+ Inspection Fee where required)$285.00
Inspection Fee (per Inspection)$180.00#
Miscellaneous Fees
Local Government Act 1993
Section 337 Miscellaneous Fee- Pre-purchase Inspection and Report (Section 337 Only) $680.00
Miscellaneous Fee - Hard copy lodgement & handling of plans & documents, per Document$17.00#
Sealing of documentation: Sealing of documentation not listed elsewhere on this schedule, including cancellation of Council Seal$285.00#
Planning Compliance
Any Application seeking to authorise non approved use or development undertaken or operating without prior approval under the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993Fees applicable are double applicable application fees (plus advertising fee where applicable)
Development Engineering
Engineering plan approval and audit inspection fee (civil works)2% of the contract value of the civil construction works (works to be taken over by Council) or 2% of the estimated cost of the Civil engineering works (works to be taken over by Council) as prepared by the Consulting Engineer if a contract has not been let.
Minimum $700.00
Where infrastructure is to be taken over by Council: Development/Subdivision Fees for review and approval of design and engineering plan documentation for approved works; assessment of documentation for planning permit compliance and compliance with other related approvals; administration; audit inspections of works
Where infrastructure is not to be taken over by Council: Development/Subdivision Fees for review and approval of design and engineering plan documentation for approved works; assessment of documentation for compliance planning permit compliance and compliance with other related approvals; administration; audit inspections of works$360.00
Inspection Fee for all development and subdivision works including inspections required for each development engineering hold point$180.00#
Additional Inspection Fee $180.00#
Additional Engineering inspection(s) due to incomplete work $180.00#
Permit to carry out works in a road reservation$350.00#
Road Reserve Works Deposit (e.g. Crossover)
Works adjacent to sealed road$1200.00
Works adjacent to gravel road$300.00
Community Infrastructure Contribution
Per dwelling, Unit or Lot created (Stormwater works)$1500.00
Stormwater
Stormwater Connection Application Fee, plus Eng Inspection Fee$100.00
Engineer Inspection Fee$180.00
In all cases the connection fees are to be paid to council in full prior to the connection being provided
Storm Water connection (provided by Council)
-Standard 100mm (Main at Frontage) per connection$1473.50
-Non-Standard ConnectionAt Cost
*Stormwater fees duplicated in both Infrastructure and Environment and Development
BUILDING AND PLUMBING
Building Act 2016
Building Work and Demolition Work
Admin/Record Keeping Fee - Low Risk Work$60.00
Application Fee - Notifiable Work$220.00
Application for Permit Building Work; Permit Demolition Work
Section 139 (PBW); Section 190 (PDW)
Class 1 Buildings $285.00
Class 1 Buildings (Multiple dwelling units/Multiple buildings)$315.00
Plus - per Dwelling/Building Units$68.00
Class 10 Buildings$150.00
Class 2 - 9 Buildings
- value of building work up to $20,000$165.00
- value of building work $20,001 to $100,000$400.00
- value of building work $100,001 to $500,000$570.00
- value of building work $500,001 to $800,000$800.00
- value of building work $800,001 to $2,000,000$1140.00
- value of building work over $2,000,000$1650.00
Application to Amend Permit Building Work; Permit Demolition Work
Section 145 (PBW); Section 195 (PDW)
Class 1 & 10 Buildings (Single building)$210.00
Class 1 Buildings (Multiple dwelling units/buildings)$285.00
Class 2 - 9 Buildings$285.00
Application for Extension of Permit Building Work; Permit Demolition Work
Section 147 (PBW); Section 197 (PDW)
Class 1 Buildings - if original permit within last 6 years$170.00
Class 1 Buildings - if original permit more than 6 years$340.00
Class 10 Buildings - if original permit within last 6 years$150.00
Class 10 Buildings - if original permit more than 6 years old$300.00
Class 2 - 9 Buildings - if original permit within last 6 years$275.00
Class 2 - 9 Buildings - if original permit more than 6 years old$550.00
Application for Change of Use
Section 55 & 145
Class 1 & 10 Buildings$170.00
Class 2 - 9 Buildings$340.00
Certificate of Completion (Permit or Notifiable Building Work; Demolition Work)
Sections 104, 153 (PBW); Section 203 (PDW))
Class 1 & 10 Buildings$145.00
Class 2 - 9 Buildings$225.00
Application Fee - Permit of Substantial Compliance
Section 258
Class 1 Buildings $570.00
Class 1 Buildings (Multiple dwelling units/Multiple buildings)$630.00
Plus - per Dwelling/Building Units$135.00
Class 10 Buildings$300.00
Class 2 - 9 Buildings
- value of building work up to $20,000$330.00
- value of building work $20,001 to $100,000$795.00
- value of building work $100,001 to $500,000$1135.00
- value of building work $500,001 to $800,000$1600.00
- value of building work $800,001 to $2,000,000$2300.00
- value of building work over $2,000,000$3300.00
Application to Amend Permit of Substantial Compliance
Section 261
Class 1 & 10 Buildings $420.00
Class 2 - 9 Buildings$560.00
Application for Extension of Permit of Substantial Compliance
Section 262
Class 1 & 10 Buildings $415.00
Class 2 - 9 Buildings$560.00
Building Surveying Work by External Service Provider/ConsultantActual Cost#
- plus administration fee$170.00
Referral regarding proposed protection of Building Work (Building Surveyor or Permit Authority)$280.00
Additional inspection(s) as required per inspection$180.00#
Plumbing Work
Admin/Record Keeping Fee - Low Risk Work$60.00
Application for Certificate of Likely Compliance Plumbing Work/Plumbing Permit (Form 19)
Category 3
Class 1 & 10 Buildings$245.00
Class 2 - 9 Buildings$350.00
Category 4
Class 1 & 10 Buildings$460.00
Class 1 &10 OWMS$460.00
Class 1 & 10 with OWMS$640.00
Class 2 - 9 Buildings$785.00
Class 2 - 9 OWMS$785.00
Class 2 - 9 with OWMS$960.00
Application for Extension of Plumbing Permit (double fee if original permit more than 6 years old)$170.00
Application for Amendment/Variation  - Certificate of Likely Compliance Plumbing Work/Plumbing Permit$210.00
Application for Amendment/Variation - Plumbing Permit with OWMS$375.00
Inspection of Plumbing Work (per building/dwelling unit)
Sections 111, 175; Regulation 18, 19
Category 3
Class 1 Buildings (per building) (3 inspections)$540.00#
Class 10 Buildings (per building) (2 inspections)$360.00#
Category 4
Class 1-10 Buildings (per building) (6 inspections, including 3
inspections for OWMS)
$1080.00#
Class 1-10 OWMS 3 Inspections$540.00#
Class 2 - 9 Buildings (per building) - Number of Inspections
determined at time of Application (cost per inspection)
$180.00#
Additional Inspection - Plumbing Work (per inspection)$180.00#
Certificate of Completion - Plumbing Work
(Permit or Notifiable Work) Section 115 and 178
Class 1 & 10 Buildings$145.00
Class 2 - 9 Buildings$225.00
Postage & handling of plans & documents$16.00#
Burial and Cremation Act 2002
Section 41 Application Fee - Interment otherwise than in cemetery (Private Burial)$315.00
Consent for Works Over Drain - Section 73 Building Act 2016
Application Fee - Consent for performing building work within or over an existing drain$200.00
Building Certificate - Regulation 83 Building Act 2016
Building Certificate - Regulation 83
Application Fee - Building Certificate:
Class 1 & 10 Buildings$445.00
Class 2 - 9 Buildings$675.00
NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
Natural Resource Management Fees
Miscellaneous Fee – Consultant Service Fee (per hour)$160.00#
Miscellaneous Fee – Application for Vegetation Removal including waiver of covenant or Part 5 Agreement Provision$255.00
COMMUNITY SERVICES
Council Chambers
Per Day$206.00#
Half Day$123.50#
Per hour$36.00#
Public Halls
Note: Halls administered by special committees are to use hire fees as set by the Council
Geeveston Community HallCategory 1
Huonville Scout & Guide HallCategory 1
Judbury Community CentreCategory 1
Glen Huon HallCategory 1
Cygnet Town Hall - Entire buildingCategory 2
Huonville Town HallCategory 2
Mountain River HallCategory 2
Palais Theatre - Entire buildingCategory 2
Ranelagh Memorial HallCategory 2
Southport Community CentreCategory 2
Surges Bay HallCategory 2
Pelverata HallCategory 3
Cradoc ParkCategory 3
Dover Oval ClubroomsCategory 3
Palais Theatre - Supper room and Noni Carr Memorial Room onlyCategory 3
Cygnet Town Hall - Supper room onlyCategory 3
Geeveston Conference RoomCategory 3
Hall Hire - Monday - Thursday
Category 1 Daily$175.00#
Category 1 Hourly$30.00#
Category 2 Daily$120.00#
Category 2 Hourly$25.00#
Category 3 Daily$60.00#
Category 3 Hourly$20.00#
Meeting Room - Hourly$15.00#
Arts and Culture Rate - Hourly$15.00#
Health and Wellbeing Rate - Hourly$15.00#
Community Development or Bona Fide Community Group - Hourly $15.00#
Hall Hire - Friday - Sunday
Category 1 Daily$205.00#
Category 1 Hourly$35.00#
Category 2 Daily$140.00#
Category 2 Hourly$30.00#
Category 3 Daily$80.00#
Category 3 Hourly$25.00#
Meeting Room - Hourly$15.00#
Arts and Culture Rate - Hourly$15.00#
Health and Wellbeing Rate - Hourly$15.00#
Community Development or Bona Fide Community Group - Hourly $15.00#
Other Fees and Charges
Public Liability Insurance Fee - for all casual, ad-hoc and regular hire bookings (providing hire occurs no more than 12 times per annum per hirer) for activities conducted at and from the hired facility. *exclusions apply for particular activities$30.00#
Additional Charges for extra technical equipment, room set-up/breakdown and services (e.g. cleaning) as assessed by the Hall Committee.
Function Bond - for functions and events such as weddings, birthday parties, funerals and fundraisers where consumption of alcohol will take place$500.00#
General Bond - to be applied at the discretion of the Hall Management Committee$250.00#
Hall Committee Market Stallholder fee - as assessed and resolved formally by the Hall Committee by way of a meeting minutes#
Rooms should be left as found, if cleaning is required appropriate charge will be levied, if damage occurs appropriate charges will be deducted from the bond and/or charged to the hirer
Meeting Room Fee is to be used when the venue is rented for a meeting, with 15 or less attendees, rather than an event or activity to a non-profit community organisation or group
Health and Wellbeing Rate is to be used when the venue is rented for the purpose of conducting activities that contribute to the health and wellbeing of the local community
Arts and Culture Rate is to be used when the venue is rented for the purpose of conducting arts and culture activities that benefit the local community
Community Group Rate is to be used when the venue is rented for an event or activity to a local non-profit community organisation or group.
If a Hall or Meeting room is utilised more than once a week by the same user, the hire fee can be discounted by 25%. This does not apply to the Health and Wellbeing, Arts and Culture, Community Benefit or Bona Fide Community Group Rate.
In instances where the application of the above fees upon a group would cause undue hardship such as to preclude the viability of conducting an event, application may be made to the Director of Community Services for consideration of a reduction in the set fee.
In instances where a booking has been made at a quoted rate, the hirer will be charged that rate if the hire takes place within 6 months of the fees and charges varying. This provides hirers with 6 months notice to any change in hire fees.
Chair and Trestle Hire (for an external event)
Individual Chairs (each)$1.50#
Individual Trestle (each)$5.50#
Bond$50.00
CEMETERIES
Cemetery Fees
Plot Purchase Fee $1354.50#
Adults - Single Interment$1715.00#
Adults - Oversize$2122.00#
Children$577.00#
Double Grave
First Burial to 3.3M depth$1843.50#
Second Burial in Existing Grave$1715.00#
Triple Grave
First Burial $1843.50#
Second Burial $1715.00#
Third Burial$1715.00#
Second Interment – Placement of Urn$191.50#
Rose Garden
Placement$494.50#
Reservation$180.50#
Memorial Wall
Placement$371.00#
Reservation$180.50#
Additional Charges (Weekends & Public Holidays)
Gravesite Service Extending beyond 3.00pm weekdays excluding public holidays$597.50#
Exhumation$1545.00#
Plaque Installation
Plaque$309.00#
Detachable Plaque$62.00#
Plaque Reconditioning$134.00#
*Private Burial Fee included under Burial and Cremation Act 2002 located in Environment and Development fees and charges.
RECREATION
Recreation Grounds
Daily Rate - with Change rooms$237.00#
Daily Rate - without Change rooms$123.50#
Note: Sporting bodies are not being charged but there is an expectation that each sporting body assist by providing at least $1,000.00 of support in kind.
SWIMMING POOL FEES
Huonville Pool
Daily Ticket
Adult$6.50#
Children (4 to 18 years)$5.50#
Infant (0 to 3 years)FREE
Spectators$2.00#
Family$22.50#
Monthly Pass
Adult$66.00#
Child$55.00#
Family$148.00#
Season Tickets - Summer
Adult$202.00#
Family$313.00#
Child$149.00#
Companion Card Ticket Holder FREE
Family = 2 Adults & 3 Children
Child = Under the age of 18
Pool Hire
Per hour$129.00#
Per Day$741.50#
Plus attendants wages and on costs (per hour)$51.50
Swimming Lesson (1/2 hour)$15.50#
Swimming Lesson (1/2 hour - one on one)$26.00#
Family = 2 Adults & 3 Children
Child = Under the age of 18
PORT HUON SPORTS CENTRE
Swimming Pool
Daily Ticket
Adult$6.50#
Children (4 to 18 years)$5.50#
Infant (0 to 3 years)FREE
Spectators$2.00#
Family$22.50#
Monthly Pass
Adult$66.00#
Child$55.00#
Family$148.00#
Season Pass
Adult$202.00#
Child$149.00#
Family$313.00#
Lane Hire
One lane per half hour (> 5 participants)$11.50#
One lane per half hour ( < 5 participants)$6.50#
Companion Ticket Card HolderFREE
Family = 2 Adults & 3 Children
Child = Under the age of 18
Pool Hire
Per hour$129.00#
Per Day$741.50#
Plus attendants wages and on costs (per hour)$51.50
Swimming Lesson (1/2 hour)$15.50#
Swimming Lesson (1/2 hour - one on one)$26.00#
Family = 2 Adults & 3 Children
Child = Under the age of 18
PORT HUON SPORTS CENTRE Cont.
Aerobics - Water & Land
Daily$10.00#
10-Visit Class Pass$90.00#
Gym
Daily Pass$7.50#
Monthly Pass$69.00#
6 Monthly Pass$224#
Companion Card Ticket Holder FREE
Student Daily (16-18 years)$6.50#
Sauna
Daily$7.50#
10 Session or Monthly$67.50#
Companion Card Ticket Holder FREE
Squash & Racquet Ball
Court Hire (30 Minutes)
Adult$7.50#
Children$5.50#
Racquet Hire$3.50#
Multi Court (Competition)
Adults$7.50#
Child$6.00#
Companion Card Ticket Holder FREE
Multi Court (Non Competition)
Adults$7.00#
Child$5.50#
Companion Card Ticket Holder FREE
Multi Court Hire
Per hour$82.50#
All Facilities (max of 1 instruction class or rostered game)
Daily Pass
Adult$13.00#
Child$9.50#
Family$35.00#
Companion Card Ticket Holder FREE
10 Day Pass (max of 1 instruction class or rostered game per pass)$90.00#
Adult$90.50#
Child$64.00#
Monthly Pass (max of 2 instruction class or rostered game per week)
Adult $109.50#
Child$76.50#
Family$170.00#
6 Month Pass (max of 2 instruction class or rostered game per week)
Adult $382.50#
Child$262.00#
Family$656.00#
Two Facilities Pass (does not include instruction class or rostered game)
Daily Pass
Adult$10.50#
Child$7.50#
Monthly Adult$85.00#
Monthly Child$65.00#
School Hire
Negotiated Fee
Corporate Passes
Negotiated Fee
Meeting Room Hire
Consulting Room Hire - per client$10.50#
PHSC Hire of meeting room - Per Hour$28.00#
CYGNET SPORTS CENTRE
Competition
Adults$7.50#
Children to 18 Years$6.00#
Companion Card HolderFREE
Gym
Adult Gym Session$6.00#
Student Gym Session (16-18 years)$5.00#
Non-Competition
Adults$6.50#
Children to 18 Years$5.00#
Aerobics
Daily$10.00#
Multi Court Hire
Per hour$82.50#
Community Room (Add staff costs if required)
Per day$112.00#
GP Room Hire, per hour$16.00#
DOVER SPORTS CENTRE
Multi Court Hire
Per hour per participant$13.00#
Group Booking per day$82.50#
Health and Wellbeing Discount of 50% on the Group Booking is to be used when the venue is rented for the purpose of conducting activities that contribute to the health and wellbeing of the local community
In instances where the application of the above fees upon a group would cause undue hardship such as to preclude the viability of conducting an event or activity, application may be made to the Director of Community Services for consideration of a reduction in the set fee.
CHILDREN SERVICES FEES
All Services
Bad Debt Fee - Return to Care$100.00
Enrolment Fee$32.50
Early Arrival/Late Collection (per 10 minutes)$22.00
Late Payment Fee (per week)$10.50
Search Fee (per family)$10.00
Re-Enrolment Fee$22.00
Lunch Fee$6.50#
Nappy Provision (per nappy)$3.00#
Room Hire, per day$55.00
Unexpected Late Fee$16.00
Dover Child Care
After Kinder Care (under five years)$43.00
Afternoon Casual$44.00
Afternoon Permanent$43.00
Full Day Casual$80.00
Full Day Permanent$76.50
Morning Casual$44.00
Morning Permanent$42.00
Settle Visit per hour$15.00
Add on Hour$15.00
Adjunct Care Hourly Rate$16.00
Under 2 years Full Day Casual$82.00
Under 2 years Full Day Permanent$80.00
Under 2 years Afternoon Casual$46.00
Under 2 years Afternoon Permanent$44.00
Under 2 years Morning Casual$46.00
Under 2 years Morning Permanent$44.00
Respite Session 9am to 3pm$50.00
Respite Session 9am to 3pm Casual$53.00
24 December (9:00am - 3:00pm)$60.00
Pre Kinder 9am to 3pm$55.00
Geeveston Early Learning and Care
After Kinder Care (under five years)$53.50
Afternoon Casual$54.50
Afternoon Permanent$53.50
Early Morning Care$17.00
Full Day Casual$92.50
Full Day Permanent$90.50
Morning Casual$64.00
Morning Permanent$61.00
Short Session Care PM$30.50
Settle Visit per hour$15.00
Add on Hour$16.00
Adjunct Care Hourly Rate$16.00
Under 2 years Afternoon Casual$54.50
Under 2 years Afternoon Permanent$53.50
Under 2 years Full Day Casual$97.50
Under 2 years Full Day Permanent$95.50
Under 2 years Morning Casual$64.00
Under 2 years Morning Permanent$63.00
Respite Session 9am to 3pm$55.00
Respite Session 9am to 3pm Casual$58.00
Vacation Care$75.00
24 December (7:30am - 3:00pm)$80.00
Pre Kinder 9am to 3pm$55.00
Cottage
After Kinder Care (under five years)$47.50
Afternoon Permanent$56.50
Afternoon Casual$58.00
Early Morning Care$19.00
Early Morning Care Outside School Hours Care$18.00
Full Day Permanent$95.50
Full Day Casual$100.00
Morning Permanent$63.00
Morning Casual$64.00
Pre Kinder 9am to 3pm$65.00
Pre Kinder Full Day$105.00
Settle Visit per hour$15.00
Add on Hour$16.00
Adjunct Care Hourly Rate$16.00
Under 2 years Afternoon Permanent$56.50
Under 2 years Afternoon Casual$58.00
Under 2 years Full Day Permanent$98.50
Under 2 years Full Day Casual$102.00
Under 2 years Morning Permanent$65.00
Under 2 years Morning Casual$66.00
Respite Session 9am to 3pm$55.00
Respite Session 9am to 3pm Casual$58
24 December (7:30am - 3:00pm)$80.00
After School Hours Care
Afternoon Session of 3 Hours $28.00
Casual Afternoon Session of 3 Hours$30.00
Vacation Care
Vacation Care Full Day (7:30am - 6:00pm)$80.00
24 December (7:30am - 3:00pm)$60.00
MEDICAL CENTRES
Medical Centre Fees
Consultation Fees are charged in accordance with Medicare Fees Schedule plus margin
(margins are reviewed on an annual basis)
Room Hire Fees - Full Day$56.50#
Room Hire fees - Per Client$5.50#
Private Patient Consultation fees effective from 1 November 2021
Item Number 3$35.00
Item Number 23$75.00
Item Number 36$110.00
Item Number 44$145.00
RETIREMENT VILLAGE UNITS
Standard Entry
Ingoing Contribution applicable
Market Value of Unit
The unit as constructed will have their market value assessed. A 49 year lease will be provided to the incoming tenant, with the incoming tenant paying the full market value. The incoming amount will be amortised at a rate of 2.75% per annum. On vacating the unit the market value of the building be reassessed with the tenant and the owner (Council) sharing any growth in valuation on an equal share basis. Any loss in market value to be borne by the tenant.
Maintenance Charge post July 2012$89.00
Weekly Rent post July 2012$89.00
Honeywood Homes prior to June 2012$61.00
Cygnet Cottages prior to June 2012$61.00
Dover Cottages prior to June 2012$83.00
Amortisation
2.75% annually on entry fee
Exit entitlement
Entry amount refunded less annual amortisation prior to June 2012
50% share in profit
Hardship Entry
Entrance Fee applicableNIL
Exit entitlementNIL
Weekly Rent
Honeywood Homes
Maintenance Charge$89.00
Financial Hardship$61.00
Cygnet Cottages
Maintenance Charge$89.00
Financial Hardship$61.00
Dover Cottages
Maintenance Charge$89.00
Financial Hardship$83.00
Health and Wellbeing Activities
Activity Fee - per person$5.00#
Activity Fee - per family max 5$10.00#
Training contribution (where a certificate of attainment is issued)$20.00
Companion Card Ticket HolderFREE
Health & Wellbeing Activities - Council retains rights to determine what is to be classified as a Activity, the intention of this fee is to recover/contribute to costs for activities.
Arts and Culture
ARTBOX Exhibition Fee $206.00#
Activity Fee - per person$5.00#
Activity Fee - per family max 5$10.00#
Training contribution (where a certificate of attainment is issued)$20.00
Companion Card Ticket HolderFREE
Arts and Culture Activities - Council retains rights to determine what is to be classified as a Activity, the intention of this fee is to recover/contribute to costs for activities.
Youth
Activity Fee - per person$5.00#
Activity Fee - per family max 5$10.00#
Training contribution (where a certificate of attainment is issued)$20.00
Companion Card Ticket HolderFREE
Youth Activities - Council retains rights to determine what is to be classified as a Activity, the intention of this fee is to recover/contribute to costs for activities.
Community Events
The following rates are utilised when calculating and reporting in kind event support as required under Section 77 of the Local Government Act 1993. These fees are not charged to events who may be holding an event, but may also be used when calculating the replacement cost of items
Traffic Management Plan - per hour$70.00#
Variable Message Board - per week$436.50#
Rubbish Bins - each$3.00#
Bollards and Bases - each$3.00#
Accessible Parking Signs - each$5.00#
No Parking Signs - each$5.00#
Event in Progress Sign - each$20.00#
Water Weights - each$3.00#
Labour Hire including vehicle$51.00#
Bean Bags - per set of 5$50.00#
Street Banner Installation$300.00#
Games Equipment - rate per 5 games activities*$200.00#
Bond - Games Equipment$50.00
*Bond - A Bond of is payable for the loan of games equipment due to the value of the equipment