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Are you running a public event? You may require particular permits and/or licences from Dorset Council.
Temporary Occupancy Permit
Application for Mass Gathering (previously Place of Assembly)
Application for Street Closure
Food Registration (see below)
Food Registration Notification (see below)
For more information please contact the customer service team on 03 6352 6500.
Are you thinking of building on your property? You may require planning and building permits for works. Click on the links below for the relevant information.
Do you have more than 3 dogs registered on your property? If you do, then you will need to apply for a Kennel Licence. An information pack is provided below for your assistance.
The purpose of this application is for Dorset Council to provide approval for works to be undertaken in the road reservation, if they impact Dorset Council assets or involve public safety.
Council plays a role in maintaining food safety within the community through food premises audits, food handler training, food sampling, and investigation of food complaints.
Fit out and construction requirements for food businesses:
Here are other licences and permits that you may require for various reasons:
Please contact the Dorset Council Works Depot on 03 6352 6510 if you are wishing to utilise a Private Works arrangement.