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$247.00

Event up to 100 people.

Application$370.00Event between 101 to 300 people.
Application$614.00Event between 301 and 1000 people.
Application$922.00Event between 1001 and 3000 people.
Application$2,449.00Event more that 5001 people.
Application$1,225.00Event between 3001 and 5000 people.     

Forms

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

Randwick City Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Randwick City Council


Operating address:
30 Frances Street
Randwick
NSW 2031

Phone:

02 9399 0999

Fax:

02 9319 1510
council@randwick.nsw.gov.au

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