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Local Council Regulation Search

Do you live in Victoria?

Are you curious about the zoning rules in your local council? 

We have compiled a list to help you with your research. We recommend getting in touch with your council to learn more.

 

Disclaimer: The contents of this page do not constitute legal advice, are not intended to be a substitute for legal advice and should not be relied upon as such. This is information that has been compiled as of 03/05/2021 and may be subject to change. You should always check with your local council laws, seek legal advice or other professional advice in relation to any particular matters you have.


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Melbourne City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your local laws do not specify or prohibit caravans being used for accommodation. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Moreland City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your local laws do not specify or prohibit caravans being used for accommodation. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Horsham Rural City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your local laws do not specify or prohibit caravans being used for accommodation. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Macedon Ranges Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your local laws allow the use of caravans for accommodation. To read your councils local laws, click below.


Yarra Ranges Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your local laws do not specify or prohibit caravans being used for accommodation.

Link to local law


Darebin City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your local laws do not specify or prohibit caravans being used for accommodation.

Link to local law


South Gippsland Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your local laws do not specify or prohibit caravans being used for accommodation, as long as there is an existing dwelling on the property. A permit may be required for vacant land.


Murrindindi Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your local laws do not specify or prohibit caravans being used for accommodation, as long as there is an existing dwelling on the property. A permit may be required for vacant land.

Link to local law


Northern Grampians Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your local laws do not specify or prohibit caravans being used for accommodation, as long as there is an existing dwelling on the property. A permit may be required for vacant land.


Port Phillip City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your local laws do not specify or prohibit caravans being used for accommodation.

Link to local law


Central Goldfields Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your local laws do not specify or prohibit caravans being used for accommodation, as long as there is an existing dwelling on the property. A permit may be required for vacant land.


Mornington Peninsula Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 6 months per year with dwelling - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.


Colac Otway Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 3 months per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Hepburn Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 3 months per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Hindmarsh Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 3 months - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Ballarat City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 60 days per 6 months - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Greater Geelong City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 60 days per 6 months - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.


Southern Grampians Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 60 days per year with conditions - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.


Yarriambiack Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 60 days vacant, unspecified for non-vacant - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Golden Plains Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 60 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.


Buloke Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 60 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Corangamite Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 30 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Warrnambool City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 30 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Glenelg Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 30 days per 6 months - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Alpine Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Ararat Rural City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Bass Coast Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Baw Baw Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Bayside City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Benalla Rural City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Indigo Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Kingston City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Strathbogie Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Campaspe Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


West Wimmera Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Mansfield Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Latrobe City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Loddon Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Wangaratta Rural City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.


Surf Coast Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year members of household only - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Wellington Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year with conditions - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Wyndham City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 28 days per year, friend or family only - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Borough of Queenscliffe Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 6 weeks per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.


Mount Alexander Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 6 weeks per year with dwelling - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.


Moorabool Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 4 consecutive weeks, 3 months per yer - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Wodonga City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 4 weeks - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Towong Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 4 weeks - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Glen Eira City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 21 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Greater Bendigo City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 21 days per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.


Stonnington City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 3 weeks per year residential land - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Boroondara City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 3 weeks per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Moyne Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 14 consecutive nights or less - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Cardinia Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 14 days per 28 days - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Casey City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 14 days per 60 days - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Greater Shepparton City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 14 days per 90 days OR seasonal workers accommodation - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.


Pyrenees Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 10 consecutive days, 31 days total per year - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Swan Hill Rural City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 7 nights per 6 months - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.


Mildura Rural City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 7 consecutive nights - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Frankston City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 48 hours - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Melton City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation for 24 hours - any longer may require a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Banyule City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Brimbank City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Greater Dandenong City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.


Hobsons Bay City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Hume City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Knox City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Manningham City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Maribyrnong City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Maroondah City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Mitchell Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Mooney Valley Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Monash City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Nillumbik Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Whitehorse City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Whittlesea City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Yarra City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Moira Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


Gannawarra City Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council allows caravans to be used for accommodation, but only with a permit. To read your councils local laws, click below.

Link to local law


East Gippsland Shire Council

State

Victoria

Note for permit holders

Your council does not allow caravans to be used for accommodation. To read your councils local laws, click below.


Break O'Day Council

State

Tasmania

Note for permit holders

Your council may require a permit to occupy a caravan

Link to local law


Brighton Council

State

Tasmania

Note for permit holders

Your council may require a permit to occupy a caravan

Link to local law



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