Waste and Compliance

Waste and Compliance Services

All fees are inclusive of GST where applicable

 Health Inspections

DescriptionTotal Fee   GST
Food Premises/Business Annual Administration Fee $42.00 N
Not for profit School Canteens * $0.00 N
Not for profit -charities $0.00 N
     
Food Premises/Business Inspection Fee    
Level 0 - low risk food business (Up to 1 hour) $125.00 N
Level 1 - medium risk food business (Up to 1 hour) $125.00 N
Level 2 - high risk food business (Up to 1 hour) $160.00 N
Not for profit School Canteens * $0.00 N
     
Additional hourly rate for food premise inspections $150.00 N
Reinspection/additional kitchen (on same premises) $92.00 N
Improvement Notice Administration Fee - Statutory fee $330.00 N
     
* Note: Not for profit school canteens/not for profit charities - Reinspection and Improvement Notice Administration Fee/Statutory Fees still apply
     
Mobile Food Vending Vehicles in a Public Place(application fee + 1 inspection)
     
Annual - 12 month approval $345.00 N
Sporting season event operators (per season) $185.00 N
Inspection Fee $160.00 N
Reinspection $92.00 N
     
Temporary Food Stall in a Public Place    
Small stall operators - single food type** $59.00 N
Large stall operators - range of foods** $92.00 N
Stall reinspection (Small stalls) $68.00 N
**Event Cancelled - 50% Refund on written application
     
Food Notification (temporary food stalls not on Council land) $55.00 N
     
     
Hairdresser/Beauty salon inspection fee - Local Govt. Act $115.00 N
Reinspection Hairdresser/Beauty salon inspection fee(No skin penetration ) Local Govt. Act $70.00 N
Skin penetration inspection fee - Public Health Act $160.00 N
Reinspection Skin penetration - Public Health Act $92.00 N
Mortuary Inspection $160.00 N
Mortuary Reinspection $92.00 N
Sex Service Premises - Health & Compliance Inspection per hour. Two Council Officers will inspect and fee charged in one hour increments. $300.00 N
Note: Should a sex premise obtain development consent, it shall be inspected by Council Officers every six (6) months or when Council receives a complaint about the operations.
Cost of outstanding Health Notices $130.00 N
Health Notices/Enquiries $130.00 N
Section 735A Outstanding Notice Certificate $120.00 N
Improvement Notice/Prohibition Order Administration Fee (non regulated systems - Statutory fee) $270.00 N

 Shop fitouts

DescriptionTotal FeeGST
Food Premise - Shop Fitout Inspection $160.00 N
Reinspection $92.00 N
Other Shop Fitout Inspections (e.g. skin pen/hairdressers/barbers/cooling towers/public swimming pools/mortuaries $160.00 N

 Microbial Control Inspections

DescriptionTotal Fee   GST
Cooling Towers (water testing) $70.00 N
Cooling Tower Inspection $160.00 N
Warm Water System Inspection $160.00 N
Subsequent Units On Same Site Inspection $80.00 N
Additional Reinspection $160.00 N
Improvement Notice/Prohibition Order Administration Fee $560.00 N

 Swimming Pool Compliance

DescriptionTotal Fee   GST
(a) Swimming Pool Compliance Certificate (sec 22D) $150.00 N
(b) Swimming Pool Compliance Certificate Re-inspection (sec 22D) $100.00 N
(c) Exemption under Sec.22 $70.00 N
(d)Swimming pool online registration (Administration Fee) $10.00 N

 Septic Tank Installations (Domestic)

DescriptionTotal Fee   GST
Domestic Installation Package (not incl. SEAA Application Fee)
     
(Assessment + 4 Inspections + Approval to Operate)
Application $390.00 N
Inspection $160.00 N
Installation Inspections (maximum of 3 inspections included) $480.00 N
Approval to Operate $72.00 N
Total Package $1,102.00 N
Note: Total Package must be paid together.
Additional inspections / Reinspections $160.00 N
     
Amended septic tank application fee    
Amended septic tank application fee - Major (Plus additional inspections) $320.00 N
Amended septic tank application fee - Minor (Plus additional inspections) $150.00 N
Amended septic tank application- Additional inspections / Reinspections $160.00 N

 Septic Tank Installations (Commercial)

DescriptionTotal FeeGST
Note: Fees are based on Infrastructure cost    
Package Fee - For Infrastructure Cost < $20,000 $1,600.00 N
(Assessment + 4 Inspections + Approval to Operate)
Package Fee - For Infrastructure Cost between $20,000 - $100,000 $2,950.00 N
(Assessment + 5 Inspections + Approval to Operate)
Package Fee - For Infrastructure Cost > $100,000 $3,050.00 N
(Assessment + 6 Inspections + Approval to Operate)
     
External Consultancy Fees - engaged by Council AtFull Cost Recovery N
Inspections/additional inspection/reinspections $160.00 N
     
Amended on-site sewer management (OSSM) system application Fee
Minor Amendment - Infrastructure cost < $20K $150.00 N
Minor Amendment - Infrastructure cost $20K-$100K $250.00 N
Minor Amendment - Infrastructure cost > $100K $300.00 N
Major Amendment - Infrastructure cost < $20K $320.00 N
Major Amendment - Infrastructure cost $20K-$100K $560.00 N
Major Amendment - Infrastructure cost > $100K $670.00 N

 Water Supply - Section 68 LGA Applications (Commercial)

DescriptionTotal FeeGST
Note: Fees are based on Infrastructure cost
     
Package Fee - For Infrastructure Cost < $20,000 $1,600.00 N
(Assessment + 4 Inspections + Approval to Operate)
     
Package Fee - For Infrastructure Cost between $20,000 - $100,000 $2,950.00 N
(Assessment + 5 Inspections + Approval to Operate)
     
Package Fee - For Infrastructure Cost > $100,000 $3,050.00 N
(Assessment + 6 Inspections + Approval to Operate)
     
External Consultancy Fees - engaged by Council At Full Cost Recovery N
     
Inspections/additional inspection/reinspections $160.00 N
     
Amended section 68 Water Supply application Fee
Minor Amendment - Infrastructure cost < $20K $150.00 N
Minor Amendment - Infrastructure cost $20K-$100K $250.00 N
Minor Amendment - Infrastructure cost > $100K $300.00 N
Major Amendment - Infrastructure cost < $20K $320.00 N
Major Amendment - Infrastructure cost $20K-$100K $560.00 N
Major Amendment - Infrastructure cost > $100K $670.00 N
     
Water supply inspection fee (ongoing inspection fee) - per hour - minimum 1 hour $160.00 N
     
Water Carters Approval
Water carters inspection fee - per hour - minimum - 1hr $160.00 N

 Approval to Operate Septic Tank under s68 of the Local Government Act

DescriptionTotal FeeGST
Conventional systems (T beds, Trenches etc.) - Residential - per annum includes first inspection $72.00 N
AWTS - per annum Residential - per annum includes first inspection + 1 effluent warning sign per inspection $72.00 N
Subsequent Inspection fees for Residential Properties $160.00 N
Commercial System - per annum Plus Hourly Rate for Inspection and assessment $80.00 N
Commercial System (pump out) - per hour - min. 1 hour $160.00 N
Commercial System (on-site disposal) (per hour) - min. 1 hour $160.00 N
External Consultancy Fees (engaged by Council) AtFull Cost Recovery N

 Miscellaneous Septic Tank Charges

DescriptionTotal FeeGST
Request for a Sustainable Effluent Application Area - Residential - Price per system (Administration Fee) $83.00 N
Request for a Sustainable Effluent Application Area (SEAA) - Per Allotment for Proposed Subdivision (Administration Fee) $83.00 N
Pre-purchase Inspection $260.00 N
Out of Hours Inspection - Pre-booked $330.00 N
Order/Proposal from Council to replace Septic System (per hour) $160.00 N
External Consultancy Geotech report as required.(Orders & Proposals engaged by Council) AtFull Cost Recovery N
Wastewater Analysis AtFull Cost Recovery N
Effluent Warning Signs (each) $5.60 N

 Domestic Waste Management

DescriptionTotal Fee   GST
DWM Vacant Properties Charge $128.00 N
     
Urban Service (Includes Greenwaste Collection)
80L Garbage & 240L Recycling Service $308.00 N
120L Garbage & 240L Recycling Service $364.00 N
240L Garbage & 240L Recycling Service $631.00 N
Additional 80L Garbage Service $229.00 N
Additional 120L Garbage Service $338.00 N
Additional 240L Garbage Service $677.00 N
     
Rural Service (No Greenwaste Collection)
80L Garbage & 240L Recycling Service $246.00 N
120L Garbage & 240L Recycling Service $308.00 N
240L Garbage & 240L Recycling Service $569.00 N
Additional 80L Garbage Service $229.00 N
Additional 120L Garbage Service $338.00 N
Additional 240L Garbage Service $677.00 N
     
Urban Service (Greenwaste Exempt)
80L Garbage & 240L Recycling Service $246.00 N
120L Garbage & 240L Recycling Service $308.00 N
240L Garbage & 240L Recycling Service $569.00 N
Additional 80L Garbage Service $229.00 N
Additional 120L Garbage Service $338.00 N
Additional 240L Garbage Service $677.00 N
     
Multi-Housing Service
Multi Housing (Including Greenwaste) - Per Unit $326.00 N
Multi Housing (Excluding Greenwaste) - Per Unit $280.00 N
     
Domestic Waste - Additional Charges
Additional Recycling Bin Service 240L $87.00 N
Additional Greenwaste Bin Service 240L $55.00 N

 Kerbside Cleanup Collection Services

DescriptionTotal Fee   GST
Additional kerbside clean-up(in excess of the standard 2 collections) $113.00 N

 Commercial Waste Management Charges

DescriptionTotal Fee   GST
Commercial three bin service $728.00 N
     
Commercial Garbage Charges
240L Service Charge $469.00 N
240L Commercial Garbage additional weekly collection $469.00 N
360L Service Charge $697.00 N
360 Commercial Recycling additional weekly collection $697.00 N
660L Service Charge $1,283.00 N
660L Commercial Garbage additional weekly collection $1,283.00 N
1100L Service Charge $2,180.00 N
1100L Commercial Garbage additional weekly collection $2,180.00 N
 
Commercial Recycling Charges
240L Service Charge $285.00 N
240L Commercial Recycling additional weekly collection $285.00 N
360L Service Charge $390.00 N
360L Commercial Recycling additional weekly collection $390.00 N
660L Service Charge $712.00 N
660L Commercial Recycling additional weekly collection $712.00 N
1100L Service Charge $1,297.00 N
1100L Commercial Recycling additional weekly collection $1,297.00 N
 
School Service Charges
80L Garbage Service Charge $181.00 N
80 Litre School Garbage additional weekly collection $181.00 N
120L Garbage Service Charge $272.00 N
120 Litre School Garbage additional weekly collection $272.00 N
240L Garbage Service Charge $469.00 N
240 Litre School Garbage additional weekly collection $469.00 N
240L Recycling Service Charge $135.00 N
School Recycling Service additional weekly collection $135.00 N
 
Commercial Waste - Other Charges
Special events garbage & recycling service per bin (minimum of 10 bins) $16.00 Y
Special event bin additional collection $16.00 Y
Street Bin Service (Internal charge) $425.00 N
Street Bin Service additional weekly collection $425.00 N

 Water Sampling

DescriptionTotal Fee   GST
Determination of potable supply $200.00 N
     
Swimming Pools and Spas:    
Minimum 3 bacterlogical test per pool $180.00 N
Water quality initial pool (test & inspection) $145.00 N
Water quality additional pools (test & inspection) $73.00 N
     
Reinspection Swimming Pools and Spas:
Water quality initial pool (test & reinspection) $145.00 N
Water quality additional pools (test & reinspection) $73.00 N
Facilities and grounds only (no water testing conducted) $70.00 N

Environmental Enforcement

DescriptionTotal FeeGST
Prevention Notices $563.00 N
Compliance Inspections ( per hour, min 1 hr ) $150.00 N
Clean up Notices $563.00 N
Compliance Cost/Clean up - cost of clean up AtFull Cost Recovery N
Noise Control Notices $563.00 N
     
Special events (during office hours)(per hour)
Professional Staff $160.00 Y
Administration Staff $66.00 Y
Operational Staff $50.00 Y
Note: Staff costs include on-costs, but excludes plant & materials costs.
Plant & Materials At Cost + 10% Y
     
Special events (out of office hours)(min. 4 Hours)
Professional Staff $650.00 Y
Administration Staff $255.00 Y
Operational Staff $200.00 Y
Note: Staff costs include on-costs, but excludes plant & materials costs.    
Plant & Materials At Cost + 10% Y

Noxious Weeds Certification

DescriptionTotal Fee   GST
Issue Certificates $135.00 N
Re-inspection fees $145.00 N

Dog & Cat Registration Fees (Under Companion Animals Act)

DescriptionTotal Fee   GST
Desexed animal $58.00 N
Breeder (Recognised) concession $58.00 N
Pensioner concession (desexed animal only) $25.00 N
Non-desexed animal $210.00 N
Pound/Shelter animal 50% discount (desexed) $29.50 N
Animal under 6 months not desexed (documentary evidence needs to be provided to verify the animal's age.) $58.00 N
Late Registration Fee - If the registration fee has not been paid 28 days after the date on which the animal is required to be registered). $16.00 N

Dog & Cat Control

Dog release fee - First impounding*Companion Animal and Livestock Pound Facility set fees 

DescriptionTotal FeeGST
Feeding fee per day - Dog  
Feeding fee per day - Cat  
Surrender fee  
Certificate of Compliance  
* Note - Cost plus pet name tag if required.  

Animal Stock Impounding Fees

DescriptionTotal FeeGST
Deterrent Fees  
Bull Companion Animal and Livestock Pound Facility set fees  
Stallion  
Cow/Steer  
Mare/Gelding  
Sheep/Goat/Pig  
Sustenance (Per Day) Fees:  
Bull Companion Animal and Livestock Pound Facility set fees  
Stallion  
Cow/Steer  
Mare/Gelding  
Sheep/Goat/Pig  
     
Driving fees:  
Rates for transport of animals Companion Animal and Livestock Pound Facility set fees  
     
Destruction of Stock
Horses and Cattle At Full Cost Recovery N
Sheep and Goats At Full Cost Recovery N

Dangerous Dog Collar

DescriptionTotal Fee   GST
Small $36.00 Y
Medium $41.00 Y
Large $46.00 Y
X-Large $51.00 Y

Dangerous Dog Sign

DescriptionTotal Fee   GST
Dangerous Dog Sign $10.20 Y

Abandoned Motor Vehicles

DescriptionTotal FeeGST
Examination and valuation $77.00 N
Taking custody - notifying Police $58.00 N
Advertising $130.00 N
Owner Notification $58.00 N
Towing & Removal At Full Cost Recovery N
Custody and storage (per day) $36.00 N

Impounded Articles (signs etc.)

DescriptionTotal Fee   GST
Storage per day $19.50 N
Release $87.00 N
Removal per hour (1 hour minimum) $24.00 N