Seasons Greetings from Northern Grampians Shire Council!Please note that our St Arnaud and Stawell Customer Service 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
Our public health team helps to prevent infectious disease and minimise public health risks throughout the shire. Priorities include food safety surveillance, regulation of household wastewater disposal and the investigation of infectious disease outbreaks and public health nuisance complaints.
Do you operate a public aquatic facility? Find out more about the new requirements around public aquatic facilities.
What council can do about noise, odour and smoke complaints.
Information for businesses, community groups and individuals regarding registering fixed food premises, domestic kitchens, market stalls and mobile food vans.
What to do if you think you have food poisoning.
What you need to know about opening and operating a hair, beauty, tattooing and skin penetration business.
Learn more about our Municipal Public Health and Wellbeing Plan and how we plan to improve the health and wellbeing of the local community over the next four years.
Have you encountered a pest problem? Find out what to do when rats, mice, fruit flies, or wasps create a public issue.
Thinking about opening an accommodation facility? Find out about registering prescribed accommodation and the types of requirements you will need to meet.
Fees and charges for 2023-24.
Information about applying for a permit to install or alter a septic or wastewater treatment system.