Living in caravans permit

Caraban set up in backyard with awning and outdoor table and benches

Permits are required for anyone living in a caravan or portable shed on a residential property for more than 1 month.

These permits are designed to ensure the safety and comfort of the person living in the portable accommodation and protect neighbours from inconvenience and discomfort.

Permit charges

A non-refundable application fee of $82.20 must be paid when submitting the complete application form.

Once an application is approved a permit fee of $342.20 is required.

Download the Living in caravans and portable sheds permit application form

Submitting your application

Post the form with a cheque or money order to City Regulatory Services, Brimbank City Council, PO Box 70, Sunshine 3020.

Or take it to one of our Customer Service Centres where you can pay with cash or via EFT

  • Keilor Office, 704B Old Calder Hwy Keilor 3036
  • Sunshine Community and Civic Centre, 301 Hampshire Road, Sunshine 3020.
Last updated: 12 January 2024 - 2:05pm