Heavy Motor Vehicle Permits
Anyone seeking or wanting to keep a motor vehicle weighing more than 4.5 tonnes on private land within 50 metres of any dwelling on adjoining land must apply for a permit under Council's General Local Law No.1 - 2013.
Please note: Applicants must apply prior to the keeping of a motor vehicle that weighs more than 4.5 tonnes within 50 metres of any dwelling on adjoining land.
Council will need to take into consideration a number of things when assessing a heavy motor vehicle application, this includes, but is not limited to the following:
Where a person applies for a permit under Council’s General Local Law No.1 – 2013, clause 3.4.1, Council will notify and consider the views of the owners or occupiers of land adjoining that person’s land, and any other owners or occupiers of land whom Council or an authorised officer considers appropriate prior to making a decision to grant a permit.
To complete the online heavy motor vehicle permit form you will be required to:
- Provide a valid email address.
- Provide relevant registered vehicle owner details if applicable.
- Once the information supplied has been verified, Council will issue an invoice by post to the postal address supplied.
The fee for a heavy motor vehicle permit is $145 which needs to be renewed annually.
To apply for a heavy motor vehicle, please click the button below:
Printable Hardcopy Application Forms:
Heavy Motor Vehicle Permit Application.