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To Take or Allow Horses on the Foreshore

Horse owners are permitted to use portions of our foreshore for the purpose of exercising their horse(s). Council’s By-Law No. 3 – Local Government Land does stipulate that approval must be obtained prior to commencing this activity.

What are the costs?

There is a non-refundable Application Fee of $35.00 which must be paid upon submission of your application. On approval, the following permit fees will apply:

Resident of City of Charles Sturt (family pet of resident) $12.00 per horse/pa
Commercial Enterprise $520.00 per stable/pa
Non-residents of City of Charles Sturt (family pet of resident) $22.00 per horse/pa
Temporary Stable/Trainee $110.00 per horse/month (max 2 months)

What do you need to know?

  • You will need to supply the following information with your application
    • Certificate of Currency showing a minimum ten million dollars ($10,000,000) Public Liability Insurance.  
      Note: Tax invoices are not considered sufficient evidence of a Public Liability Insurance Policy.
  • Applications will be considered within five (5) business days from the date that all required information has been lodged with the Council. 

What happens next?

You will receive an email acknowledging receipt of your application.

The assessment process will occur within five business days and will include:

  • Confirmation of your details and required documentation supporting your application
  • Investigation of your proposed activity

On approval, you will be provided with a permit confirming the approved activity and the conditions. A Tax Invoice will also be provided for the permit fees and payment must be made within the terms outlined within the Tax Invoice. Payment can be made electronically by following the link below, or refer to the Tax Invoice for other payment methods.

Who to call for help?

Community Safety 
Phone: (08) 8408 1198

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