You must register with us within one month of becoming the operator (but not the owner) of a category 1 public car park to avoid penalties.

The owner/s of the car park must also register and can nominate you to receive the annual returns, assessments and other correspondence on their behalf.


Gather required details

You need the following information to complete the Congestion Levy Application for Registration of an Operator for a Public Car Park(s) Form 03, but refer to the form for specific instructions:

  • Business trading name, ABN/ACN and SRO customer number (if applicable),
  • Owner/s of the car park space,
  • Details of representative such as your accountant (if applicable)
  • Address details of any premises containing a car park space that you are nominated to operate, the size of each space and when it commenced as a public car park

Complete your form

Your registration form can be completed:

  • On screen, printed and signed, or
  • Downloaded as a PDF, printed, completed and signed

Either way, the form must be signed prior to lodgement. If completing the form by hand, please use block letters in blue or black ballpoint pen.

Please contact us on 13 21 61 or email us at if you have any queries about registering.


Lodge your form


Send the form and any supporting documents by email to with a subject line “Register as category 1 car park operator”.


Alternatively, mail the form and any supporting documents to:

State Revenue Office
GPO Box 1641
VIC 3001


State Revenue Office
DX 260090

Next steps

After registering, you will receive an annual return from us each November. You must complete the return and send it back to us by 21 January the following year so we can calculate your assessment. Assessments are sent out in mid-March.

If you no longer operate, or you start operating, a public car park, you must notify us within one month of that happening.