Fees and charges


Health registration fees

Food Act 2014 Registration 2021/2022 Fee 2022/2023 Fee
Application for registration of Food Control Plan (FCP) based on a template or model issued by MPI $350.00 (includes 2 hours processing) $360.00 (includes 2 hours processing)
Application for registration of a business subject to a plan or model for National Programmes $350.00 (includes 2 hours processing) $360.00 (includes 2 hours processing)
Application for renewal of registration $175.00 (includes 1 hour processing) $180.00 (includes 1 hour processing)
Application for amendment to reigstration $175.00 (includes 2 hours processing) $180.00 (includes 1 hour processing)
Significant amendment to Food Control Plan $175.00 (includes 2 hours processing) $180.00 (includes 1 hour processing)
Additional time $175.00 per hour $180.00 per hour

Food Act 2014 Verification 2021/2022 Fee 2022/2023 Fee
Verification of a Food Control Plan (FCP) based on a template or model issued by MPI $175.00 per hour
(for all verification activities including travel time)
$180.00 per hour for all verification activities, including travel time.
Verification of a plan or model for National Programme 3 (NP3) $175.00 per hour
(for all verification activities including travel time) 
$180.00 per hour for all verification activities, including travel time.
Verification of a plan or model for National Programme 2 or 1 $175.00 per hour
(for all verification activities including travel time) 
$180.00 per hour for all verification activities, including travel time.
Cancellation of a verification within 3 days without acceptable reason $175.00 $180.00
Inability to verify an FCP or National Programme at the scheduled time, or to carry out the verification due to the absense of key personnel, or the FCP, or records not being available $175.00 in addition to any time spent, at $175.00 per hour $180.00 in addition to any time spent, at $180.00 per hour

Food Act 2014 Compliance 2021/2022 Fee 2021/2022 Timing of Payment 2022/2023 Fee 2022/2023 Timing of Payment
Issue of Improvement Notice or Notice of Direction $175.00 per hour Payable on invoice $180.00 per hour Payable on invoice
Application for review of issue if Improvement Notice or Notice of Direction $175.00 per hour $175.00 payable on application
Remainder payable on invoice 
$180.00 per hour $180.00 payable on application Remainder payable on invoice
All other services and compliance/monitoring activities for which a fee may be set under the Food Act. This includes follow up visits to close out corrective actions, review of (successful) appeals/submissions to verification outcomes, surrender, suspension and revocation of registration. $175.00 per hour Payable on invoice $180.00 per hour Payable on invoice

Addional Fees 2021/2022 Fee2022/2023 Fee
FCP templace and record blanks (photocopy and bound) $30.00 $35.00
Replacement diary (photocopy and bound) $30.00 $35.00
NP guidance and record blanks (photocopy and bound) $30.00 $35.00
Thermometer $30.00 $35.00
Change of ownership (non-food premises) $175.00 $180.00
General administration fee $175.00 per hour $180.00 per hour
Hardcopy application fee where no online/electronic option is available $80.00$85.00

Miscellaneous fees and charges

Amusement devices (temporary approval)2021/2022 Fee2022/2023 Fee
For one device, for the first 7 days of proposed operation or part thereof$11.50$11.50
For each additional device operated by the same owner, for the first 7 days or part thereof$2.30$2.30
For each device, for each further period of 7 days or part thereof$1.15$1.15

Appearance Industries Bylaw 20202021/2022 Fee2022/2023 Fee
Registration fee for an Appearance Industry application$250.00 (includes 1 hour of inspection, admin, and travel time)$260.00 (includes up to 1 hour of inspection, administration and travel time)
Registration fee for a combined Hairdresser/Appearance Industry application$350.00 (includes 1.5 hours of inspection, admin and travel time)$360.00 (includes up to 1 hour of inspection, administration and travel time)
Additional time for registration/inspection and investigation of justified complaints under the Appearance Industries Bylaw$175.00 per hour$180.00 per hour

Gambling venue and board venue2021/2022 Fee2022/2023 Fee
Class 4 Gambling Venue and Board Venue applications (includes 2 hours of processing)$350.00$360.00
Additional processing time$175.00 per hour$180.00 per hour

Noise Control2021/2022 Fee2022/2023 Fee
Seizure fine (stereo equipment)$180.00 and $1.00 per day after the 1st month of storage$180.00 and $1.00 per day after the 1st month of storage
Subsequent seizures (stereo equipment) within the same property within a 6 month period$300.00 and $1.00 per day after the 1st month of storage$300.00 and $1.00 per day after the 1st month of storage
Security alarms – daytime attendancesTime cost chargeTime cost charge
Security alarms – after hours attendancesTime cost chargeTime cost charge
Consultancy and survey fee$170.00 per hour$180.00 per hour

Premises licences (non-food) 2021/2022 Fee2022/2023 Fee
Travelling shops (no food) $175.00 $180.00
Hairdressers $240.00 $250.00
Camping Grounds $310.00 $320.00
Hawkers (not including inside parks) $175.00 $180.00
Permanent amusement devices $175.00 $180.00
Mortuaries $240.00 $250.00
Offensive Trades $240.00 $250.00
Change of ownership (non-food premises) $175.00 $180.00
Hardcopy application fee where no online/electronic option is available $80.00$85.00

Trade waste

Fees and charges include Goods and Services Tax (GST).

Trade waste class2021/2022 Charges2022/2023 Charges
Class 1: high risk $1,660.00 $1710.00
Class 2: moderate risk $840.00 $865.00
Class 3: low risk $470.00 $485.00
Class 4: minimal risk $250.00 $260.00
Class 5: minimal risk with low flow $125.00 $130.00
Additional charge for conditional consent $165.00 $165.00
Application charge $95.00 $100.00
Re-inspection charge $115.00 $120.00
Late payment additional fee $100.00 $105.00
Transfer additional fee $47.50$50.00

Charge type 2021/2022 Charges2022/2023 Charges
Flow per cubic metre $0.537 per m3$0.537 per m3
Total suspended solids per kilogram $1.165 per kilogram $1.165 per kilogram
COD (Chemical oxygen demand) per kilogram $0.408  per kilogram$0.408  per kilogram