Approval to Direct or Procure Entertainment for the Public - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this approval if you intend to direct, procure or organise a theatrical, musical or other entertainment event that will be presented to the public on community land.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval you must provide proof of your acceptance of the Council's event guidelines.

This approval will often need to include details such as:

  • The type of entertainment;
  • Proof of public liability insurance;
  • The approximate number of people attending;
  • Available parking;
  • A traffic management plan;
  • A waste management plan;
  • The location;
  • The date; and
  • Times of the event.

When you submit your application to Council, you must provide a copy of a relevant public liability insurance certificate of currency.

Depending on the exact nature of your activities you may need other approvals. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the approval.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication

No fees are required for residents of Queanbeyan area.

Application$122.50Fee for residents of Palerang area.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Approval to Direct or Procure Entertainment for the Public - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Approval time

Please submit your approval to the Council at least four months in advance of your event. Depending on the scale of the event, more than twelve months could be required to address all issues.

Administering agency

Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council


Operating address:
10 Majara Street
Bungendore
NSW 2621
Mailing address:
PO BOX 348
Bungendore, New South Wales 2621

Phone:

02 6238 8111

Fax:

02 6238 1290
council@qprc.nsw.gov.au

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