Towong Shire

Local Laws and Permits

New Swimming Pool and Spa Regulations

On 1 December 2019, the Victorian Government introduced new laws to improve swimming pool and spa safety. As part of the changes, you’ll be required to register your swimming pool and/or spa with Council.
more...

Local Laws and Permit Applications

Under Section 111 of the Local Government Act 1989, Council is given the power to make certain local laws.
more...

Dealing with Neighbourhood Noise

Neighbourhood noise such as that from barking dogs, loud music or air conditioning units can impact residents in surrounding properties.
more...

Amenity Local Law 2021

Public submissions are invited for the proposed Amenity Local Law 2021.
more...

Accessible Parking Permits

VicRoads provides Accessibility Parking Permits to those with impaired mobility. To apply for a new permit, or renew or replace an existing permit, visit accessibleparking.vic.gov.au
more...

A guide to hosting an event

The purpose of this document is to highlight legal requirements that Committees may need to consider and identify areas in which Council may be able to assist.
more...

A guide to opening a farmgate

The purpose of this document is assist producers based in the Towong Shire to understand their legal obligations associated with setting up and operating a farm gate.
more...

Domestic Animal Management Plan

The Towong Shire Domestic Animal Management Plan is designed to assist Council to manage companion animals, namely dogs and cats.
more...

Pets and Animals

Information about responsible pet ownership, including dogs, cats and farm animals
more...