Apply for a shipping container permit

Before placing a shipping container on Council land, you must apply for a permit from Council.

All applications are required a minimum of 5 business days prior to the requested start date of the permit.  To allow quicker processing, please provide your e-mail address and mobile number on the application.

Permit fee is $140 per 3 days or part of.

How to apply

Step 1: Apply online or complete the Shipping container application form(PDF, 361KB) and submit to Council with relevant documentation. Do not provide payment at this stage. 

Step 2: You will receive a "Payment Request" for the amount due if your application is pre-approved.

Step 3: Make payment by one of the methods advertised on the payment request.

Step 4: Once payment is received your application will be approved and the permit will be sent to you