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If you wish to conduct paid personal training or exercise classes in a public park or on council land, you will need a permit. This only applies to those who are charging a fee for their services. If you do not charge a fee, then you do not require a permit.
Your permit will allow you to run a maximum of two sessions per day for a duration of one hour per session.
We offer seasonal permits which provides access to the nominated park/s for six months.
The application fee for the permit is $315.00 per season.
It is important you read and agree to the conditions of the permit. This will make sure you are aware of what you can and cannot do.
To apply for an Exercise and Personal Training in Public Parks permit, you will need the following:
Submit your application to our Customer Service Team via:
The application fee of $315.00 must be paid when you lodge your application. This can be done by calling our Customer Service team on 03 5722 0888 or in person at our Government Centre, 62 - 68 Ovens St, Wangaratta.
If the fee is not paid, your application will not proceed.
We will review your application within 10 business days. Once approved, you can commence operation!
Please ensure you only run sessions during your nominated times at your nominated park. If you are caught operating outside the conditions of the permit, you may a fine.