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All Brighton Council fees and charges are included in the 2022-2023 Fees and Charges Handbook

 

 

DOG REGISTRATION COST
Paid Prior to 31st July 2022
Desexed Domestic Dog $37.00
Desexed Domestic Dog (With concession card) $32.00
Non-Desexed Domestic Dog $90.00
Non-Desexed Domestic Dog (With concession card) $58.00
Working Dog $53.00
TGRB Registered Greyhound $53.00
Pure Bred Dog – Member of TCA $53.00

 

Paid After 31st July 2022
Desexed Domestic Dog $52.00
Desexed Domestic Dog (With concession card) $47.00
Non-Desexed Domestic Dog $105.00
Non-Desexed Domestic Dog (With concession card) $73.00
Working Dog $68.00
TGRB Registered Greyhound $68.00
Pure bred dog – member of TCA $68.00

 

Dangerous Dog $520.00
Assist Dog $0.00
Reclaim Impoundment Fee – Per Dog $75.00

 

KENNEL LICENCE COST
Kennel Licence Paid by 31st July (New licences and Renewals) $140.00
Kennel Licence Paid after 31st July (New licences and Renewals) $170.00
Dog Complaint Fee $100.00
Animal agistment fee – per day $50.00
Replacement Tags $5.00
GENERAL RATES – AVERAGE AREA RATE COST
Non-vacant Residential – Bridgewater, Gagebrook & Herdsmans Cove $886.00
Non-vacant Residential – Brighton, Dromedary, Honeywood, Old Beach, & Pontville & Tea Tree $1,001.00
Vacant Residential $413.00

 

GENERAL RATE – CENTS IN THE DOLLAR OF AAV COST
Used – Commercial Purposes – Minimum $1,001.00 6.164656
Used – Public Purposes – Minimum $649.00 8.123251
Used – Industrial – Minimum $1,001.00 4.85405
Used – Primary Production Purposes – Minimum $1,001.00 3.244067
Used – Sporting or Recreation Purposes – Minimum $510.00 19.1849
Not Used – Community Purpose – Minimum $413.00 18.3656317
Not Used – Environmental Management 17.459545
Not Used – General Business – Minimum $393.00 11.94773
Not Used – General Industrial – Minimum $452.00 4.899384
Not Used – Light Industrial 8.56249
Not Used – Open Space 17.973055
Not Used – Rural 24.0
Not Used – Rural Living 8.65904
Not Used – Agriculture – Minimum $413.00 8.6590912
Not Used – Urban Mixed 10.896991
Not Used – Utilities 24.00
Not Used – Residential 24.00

 

SERVICE CHARGES COST
Waste Management Charge $250.00
FOGO Charge $68.00

 

FIRE LEVY (cents in the dollar of Assessed Annual Value) COST
Urban Fire Rate – Minimum $44 1.110716
Brighton Rural Fire Rate – Minimum $44 0.304447
Rural Fire Rate – Minimum $44 0.295426

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PLANNING COST
No Permit Required $116.00
Assessment – Subdivision $548 + $99 per lot
Development Application Assessment Fee (works up to $20,000 if permit required) $116.00
Development Application Fee (works $20,000 to $300,000 if permit is required). $116 min+$1.90 per $1000 value of works
Development Application Assessment Fee (works >$300,001 if permit required) $116 min+$2.16 per $1000 value of works
Minor Amendments to Permits (s56 or 43K LUPA) $125 or 25% of original fee(whichever is greater) & not more than $500
Change of use (Permitted and no development required) $232.00
Change of use (Discretionary and no development required) $415.00
Amendment/redesign of development/subdivision application (under same application number) after commencement of advertising and requiring reassment prior to application being determined. $152 or 25% of original fee(whichever is greater) & not more than $500 + statutory advertising fee if required
Statutory Advertising $431.00
Development Advertising – Level 2 Activity $1,990.00
Extension of time to all Planning Approvals $150.00
Sealed Plans $277 + $50 per lot
Stratum Plans Certification & Inspections $320 + $50 per lot
Planning Scheme Amendments/Assessments (TPC Fee included) $2,489.00
Planning Scheme Amendment Advertising $1,383.00
Section 103 LGBMA Amendment to sealed plan $400 + $750 if hearing required + sealing fee
Application for Adhesion Order $407 + Sealing Fee
Inspection Fee $179.00
Retrospective approvals Applicable fee + 100% of that fee
Preparation of Part V Agreement $392.00
Sealing Fee $277.00

 

MOBILE FOOD VENDOR COST
Annual $642.00
3 Month $214.00

COMMERCIAL CLASS 2-9 – FEE APPLIES TO EACH PERMIT APPLICATION

BUILDING COST
Permit Authority Assessment Class 1 $320.00
Permit Authority Assessment Class 10 $220.00
Permit Authority Assessment Multiple Dwellings $370 for 2 dwellings plus $150 for each additional dwelling
Staged Permits $200 per stage in addition to PA Fees
Building Certificates $500 & $150 per hour if > 4 hours required
Certificate of Completion $200.00
Building without a permit Scheduled Permit Fee Doubled
Extension of time $200 for 1st year, $320 for subsequent years
Amendments to Permits $200.00
Additional Inspections for BA’s Assessed by Council – Per inspection Market rates of independent building surveyor
Building Infringement Notice Building Act 2016
Express Postage – Approved permit posted $30.00
Notifiable Building Work $250.00
Notifiable Demolition Work $250.00
Demolition Permit – Class 1 and 10 $300.00
Temporary Occupancy Permit – Admin Fee $100.00
PLUMBING COST
All inspections including SPP (average of x 4 dwelling x 1 Class 10A) $160.00
Permit Authority Assessment/Self Certified Plumbing Applications Class 1 $320.00
Permit Authority Assessment/Self Certified Plumbing Applications – Multiple Dwellings $370 for 2 dwellings + $150 for each additional
Permit Authority Assessment/Self Certified Plumbing Applications Class 10 $220.00
Compliance Inspections – per inspection $200.00
Variation to a permit $200.00
Certificate of Completion $200.00
Plumbing without a permit Scheduled permit Fee Doubled
Express Postage – approved permit posted $30.00
Notifiable Plumbing Work $250.00
Plumbing Certificate of Likely Compliance $250.00
Demolition Plumbing Permit – Class 1 and 10 $300.00
Plumbing Authority Assessment with on-site waste water $400.00
Plumbing Assessment with Pool/ Arrestors/ Backflow $350.00
BUILDING/PLUMBING & DEMOLITION PERMITS COST
Under $100,000 $450.00
Under $200,000 $550.00
Under $500,000 $650.00
Under $1,000,000 $750.00
Under $5,000,000 $850.00
Under $10,000,000 $950.00
Over $10,000,000 $1050.00
COPY OF PLANS – BUILDING & PLUMBING COST
Residential $40.00
Commercial $80.00
Drainage $20.00
ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH COST
Caravan Licence for Temporary Accommodations – per week $14.00
Registration & Inspection – Food Premises P1 $299.00
Registration & Inspection – Food Premises P2 $230.00
Registration & Inspection – Food Premises P3 $152.00
Additional Food Premises Inspection Non-compliance $77.00
Mobile Food Vendor Charges – Annual Licence $642.00
Mobile Food Vendor Charges – 3 Month Licence $214.00
Assessment of Plans – New/Altered Food Premises $153+ $75 per hour after 1st hour
Transfer of Food Business Licence $79.00
Food/Trade Waste Analysis Fee $77.00
Registration of User/Supplier of Private Water supply $211.00
Public Health risk activity – Skin penetration/Tattooing $203.00
Place of Assembly Licence & Inspection $146.00
Regulated System Licensing & Analysis (cooling towers) $77.00
VACCINE COST
Hepatitis A (Adult) – Resident Price $72.00
Hepatitis A (Adult) – Non- Resident $102.00
Hepatitis A (Junior) – Resident $71.00
Hepatitis A (Junior) – Non-Resident $85.00
Hepatitis B (Adult) – Resident $41.00
Hepatitis B (Adult) – Non-Resident $53.00
Hepatitis B (Paediatric) – Resident $38.00
Hepatitis B (Paediatric) – Non-Resident $49.00
Hepatitis A/B (Twinrix) (Adult) – Resident $120.00
Hepatitis A/B (Twinrix) (Adult) – Non-Resident $131.00
Hepatitis A/B (Twinrix) (Junior) – Resident $85.00
Hepatitis A/B (Twinrix) (Junior) – Non-Resident $97.00
Chicken Pox – Resident $91.00
Chicken Pox – Non-Resident $103.00
Influenza – Resident $36.00
Influenza – Non-Resident $32.00
Pneumococcal – Resident $65.00
Pneumococcal – Non-Resident $79.00
Adacel – Resident $60.00
Adacel – Non-Resident $71.00

 

CIVIC CENTRE COST
Meeting Room per-hour $58.00
Theatrette – Per-hour min $100.00 $69.00
Main Hall – Windows – Per-hour min $100.00 $69.00
Main Hall – No windows – Per-hour min $100.00 $69.00
Whole Centre – per-hour min $350.00 $153.00
Cleaning – per-hour or part there of $63.00
Set up of rooms per-hour or part there of $63.00
Day Rate for Civic Centre $794.00
Kitchen per-hour min 3 hours $37.00
Foyer per-hour min 3 hours $32.00
Bond for all Bookings $675.00

  

**Minimum charge of 3 hours applies to all hall & ground bookings**

All charges per hour unless specified otherwise

 

The Brighton Agricultural Show Society has free access to the whole of Pontville Park as per policy. Aurora charges will be billed accordingly for this period with meter’s required to be read before and after the show.

 

BOND & INSURANCE COST
Hall Bond – Evening & Weekend bookings (includes key & card deposit) $675.00
Hall Bond – Business hours (includes key & card deposit) $160.00
Casual User Insurance fee $32.00

 

OTHER HALLS COST
Pontville Hall (Whole Centre) $42.00
Old Beach Community Centre $42.00
Hire of Council Chambers – Includes Kitchen $42.00
Conference Room $37.00
Meeting Room $37.00
Committee Room (Includes Kitchenette) $37.00
Day rate for halls & Buildings (excludes Civic Centre) $280.00
Gunn Oval Kitchen $26.00

 

GROUNDS  COST
Thompson Oval $42.00
Ferguson Oval $42.00
Show Pavilion $37.00
Bob Scott Pavilion $37.00
Weily Park $42.00
Old Beach $42.00
Seymour Street $42.00
Equestrian Area Pontville Park $42.00
Kennel Area Pontville Park $37.00
Day rate for all grounds $280.00

 

GROUND LIGHTING – CHARGES PER HOUR COST
Thompson Oval – 200 lux for 8 towers $80.00
Thompson Oval – 200 lux for 5 towers $60.00
Weily Park & Fergusson Oval $10.00

 

TURF WICKET USE COST
Ferguson & Gunn Oval – Seniors – hourly $74.00
Ferguson & Gunn Oval – Juniors – hourly $42.00
Championships (Seniors) (ground staff required on day) per day $741.00
Championships (underage) (ground staff required on day) per day $529.00
Brighton Turf Nets hourly $42.00

  

 

BRIGHTON NEWS ADVERTISING
Cost per Column – Pre-paid $10.00

 

FINANCIAL COST
Dishonour Fee As per bank charges
EFT rejection As per bank charges
Stop Payment Fee As per bank charges
Reissue of rate notices that are older than current financial year $5 per page up to a maximum of $25
132 Certificate – Given by Department of Premier $51.00
337 Certificate – Given by Department of Premier $225.25

 

PHOTOCOPYING/SCANNING COST
Fee unit 2021/22 $1.70
Copy of full Council Agenda or minutes Not exceeding 1 fee unit for every 5 pages
Copy of proposed By-Law (per item) $5 plus postage if applicable
Copy of existing By-Law (per item) $5 plus postage if applicable
Single A4 copy – Black $0.30
Double A4 Copy – Black $0.60
Single A3 Copy- Black $0.60
Double A3 Copy – Black $1.00
Colour copy Single A4 $0.60
Colour copy Double A4 Copy $1.00
Colour copy A3 Copy $1.00
Colour copy Double A3 Copy $2.00

 

RIGHT TO INFORMATION ACT 2009 – CHARGES COST
Application fee – Section 16 of Act 25 fee units

 

INFORMATION EXTRACTION COST
Information/Document request from Southern Regional Water and Sewerage Authority As Advised by RWSA

 

CODE OF CONDUCT COMPLAINT COST
Making a Complaint 50 fee Units

 

ROAD PERMIT COST
Permit A – works in road reservation only To be advised
Permit B – Works affecting driveway or footpath $94.00
Permit B – Reinspection fee $221.00
Permit C – Works affecting Road, Kerb and Channel $94.00
Permit C – Reinspection fee $221.00

 

BULK WATER SALES COST
Bulk Water Sales per kilolitre $2.22

 

ENGINEERING COST
Engineering Plan Assessment & Inspection 1% value of works GST inclusive (min $300)
Additional Inspections per hour or part per hour $222.00

 

STORMWATER COST
Stormwater Upgrade Quote & Payment Up- front
Water Quality Contribution – per lot or dwelling $2,000.00

 

WASTE BIN REPLACEMENT COST
Replacement of MGB – Inclusive of GST per bin $177.00
Driver Assist $62 per bin/per year

 

WASTE TRANSFER STATION COST
Boot Load (Maximum two garbage bags) $9.00
0-1.0 M3 – Other than a boot load $20.00
1.0-2.0 M3 $33.00
2.0-3.0 M3 $50.00
3.0-5.0 M3 $85.00
Passenger tyres $8.00
Light Truck & 4WD tyres $20.00
Truck & Tractor tyres $31.00
Mattress Disposal $23.00
Fridge/Freezer Disposal $17.00

 

PLOTTING SERVICE COST
AO – Black & White $21.00
AO – Black & White/Gloss $36.00
AO – Colour $36.00
AO – Colour/Gloss $57.00
A1 – Black & White $16.00
A1 – Black & White/Gloss $26.00
A1 – Colour $26.00
A1 – Colour/Gloss $36.00
A2 – Black & White $10.00
A2 – Black & White/Gloss $16.00
A2 – Colour $16.00
A2 – Colour/Gloss $26.00

 

PLANT HIRE COST
Flocon/Backhoe – 7.30am to 4.00pm per hour (& until 4.30pm Oct to March) $153.00 Inclusive of GST
Flocon/Backhoe – 4.00pm to 7.30am per hour (& from 4.30pm Oct to March) $219.00 Inclusive of GST