Seasons Greetings from Northern Grampians Shire Council!Please note that our St Arnaud and Stawell Customer Service offices will be closed during the holidays. Both offices will close 12pm Friday 22 December 2023, reopening normal business hours Tuesday 2 January 2024. For urgent matters, call 03 5358 8700.
Holiday Closure Information 2023
Our building and planning teams have implemented a new and simple permit application process called Greenlight. The Greenlight Online Permit Manager will allow you to submit and pay for your applications online, receive correspondence by email and monitor the status of your applications from start to finish. To access, please visit our planning or building permit pages or click on the link:
Northern Grampians Shire Greenlight Planning and Building Permits
Off leash areas for dogs offer the freedom of running without constraint, allowing them to play, sniff, chase, roll and romp to their heart's content. Many problems such as digging and barking arise because dogs are restless and bored. Often, these problems can be solved by simply allowing dogs more exercise.
For dog owners, these areas are located at North Park Precinct and Old Lake Oval, Stawell and King George Park, St Arnaud. These spaces offer a great chance to get some exercise, contribute to your own health and wellbeing, and meet other dog owners.
Please keep in mind when exercising your dog in an off leash area, dog owners must:
You must remember to put your dog on a leash if it is within 10 metres of any: