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Permits and approvals

Our Business Permit Applications Guidelines(PDF, 462KB) can also help you with permits.

If you need help with the permit process email or call 8290 1333.

Planning approval

If the self-assessment tool shows you need planning approval, go to our ePlanning portal to apply.

Find out more on our Business permits and regulations page.

Call our Planning Services team on 8920 1333 to confirm your planning requirements.

Building permit

Go to Apply for a building permit for an application form.

Call our Building Services team on 8290 1333 to confirm your permit requirements.

Finding the right permit

Visit our Business permits and regulations page to find and download the permits and rules for different activities in Stonnington.

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