Busking Permit - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this approval if you intend to busk, sing or play a musical instrument for money or other type of reward in a public place. This approval enables you to perform a song or voice composition. It also allows you to play any type of musical or noise-making instrument.

Please consult the Contact Officer for further information.

Service type


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 details of the location, duration and type of activity. Access to public liability insurance may be required.

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


As specified on the approval.




Administering agency

Lismore City Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

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

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Lismore City Council

Operating address:
43 Oliver Avenue
NSW 2480
Mailing address:
Lismore, New South Wales 2480


1300 878 387


02 6625 0400


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