Bylaws protect both the environment and your rights and they often cover health, safety and environmental issues. Find out about bylaws in your local area.
Keeping and caring for animals, including registration, exercise areas and animal control.
We manage graffiti removal and prevention in your local area and run a range of initiatives to reduce tagging. Find out about graffiti management in your area.
Find out about water regulations including information for your jetskis and personal watercraft, and harbour rules and regulations.
Find out about food grades, inspections and safety for premises for the manufacture, preparation, storage or sale of food.
Find out about the regulations for the sale, supply and consumption of liquor. Apply for or renew your liquor licence and learn how to be a responsible host.
We take noise complaints seriously. Find out about making a noise complaint, reducing noise, and your responsibility around noise.
Hairdressers, tattooists, nail salons, gyms and similar businesses need health licences. Find out what you need and how to obtain a health licence.
Check the rules around the size and types of signs you can erect outside your home or business, including billboards, posters, and sandwich boards.
Street performance and busking: If you are planning to busk or set-up a street performance you will need to get a licence from us first.
About fire seasons, how to apply for a fire permit, fires in public places and urban areas including cooking and heating outdoors, and the Rural Fire Plan.
If you are selling goods or services in a public place you will need to talk to us about a street trading licence.
Find out how much it costs to register or licence your premises.