Busking Permit - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to busk or perform other forms of entertainment in a public place for money or other type of reward.

Busking includes playing a musical instrument, pavement art, singing, conjuring, juggling, mime, mimicry, dancing, puppetry, performance art, and other theatrical or visual activities.

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

This approval generally require details such as the location, duration and type of activity.

You may need to ensure that you meet insurance requirements as specified by Council.

Please consult directly with the Council for information on any eligibility requirements specific to your approval.

Duration

As specified on the approval.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$13.00

Daily busking permit.

Forms

 Resources
Apply Permit for Busking - PDF Opens a PDF in a new browser window

Other resources

 Resources
Comply Busking Policy - PDF Opens a PDF in a new browser window

Administering agency

North Sydney Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

Local Government (General) Regulation 2005 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Customer Service Centre
North Sydney Council


Operating address:
200 Miller Street
North Sydney
NSW 2060
Mailing address:
PO BOX 12
North Sydney, New South Wales 2059

Phone:

02 9936 8100

Fax:

02 9936 8177
council@northsydney.nsw.gov.au

Website:

North Sydney Council Opens in a new browser window

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