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Environmental Health

Food Act 2014 fees and charges

Fee Description Fixed Fee
Application for registration of Food Control Plans based upon a template or model issued by the Ministry of Primary Industries for businesses subject to a National Programme. $ 266.00
Renewal of registrations $ 187.00
Fee Description Fee per hour
Amendment to registration $ 149.00
Verification (including site visits and compliance checks) $ 149.00
Compliance and Monitoring    
Complaint driven investigation resulting in issue of improvement notice by Food Safety Officer $ 149.00
Application for review of issue of improvement notice $ 149.00
Monitoring of food safety and suitability $ 149.00

Renewal fees for premises other than food and registrations under Health (Registration of Premises) Regulations 1966 and bylaws

Camping grounds $ 292.00
Funeral directors’/ mortuary certificate $ 233.00
Hairdresser premises $ 233.00
Mobile trader consent (other than those selling or supplying food) Grading does not apply $ 163.00
Event food stall inspection and licence $ 71.00
Offensive trades licence (s54 Health Act 1956) $ 292.00
Saleyards $ 292.00

Other fees

Amusement devices inspection (prescribed fee set by Amusement Devices Regulations 1978) $ 11.50
Applications under Gambling Venue Policy $ 467.00
Clearing overgrown vegetation (Fire risk – LGA 2002) Actual costs
Clearing overgrown trees abutting public places (LGA 1974) Actual costs
Urban Fire permit No charge
Rubbish / fly tipping removal Actual costs
Removal of abandoned vehicle Actual costs
Street user permit (e.g. buskers, hawkers, appeals, stalls) Registered charity No charge
Street user permit (e.g. buskers, hawkers, appeals, stalls) $ 15.00
Translator costs for food businesses Actual costs
Water chemical analysis Actual costs
Water Testing - micro-biological (residential) No charge
Issue of duplicate certificate/permit $ 27.00
Change of ownership for a certificate of registration $ 81.00
Application to claim seized equipment (RMA 1991, s336) $ 128.00
Application to claim seized skating device $ 25.00
Application for camping ground regulations exemption $ 307.00