Approval to erect advertising signage/portable advertising devices (Rockhampton) - Queensland

Service summary

You may need to obtain a development approval to erect permanent advertising signage or portable advertising devices in the Rockhampton region.

If you are advertising on a state-controlled road, contact the Department of Transport and Main Roads Department for information on the State Government roadside advertising policy.

Service type

Licence

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

Definition of terms

Advertisement

means an advertisement or sign that is visible from a road or other public place and includes a structure that forms part of the advertisement or sign, or to which it is attached, or on which it is exhibited.

Permitted advertisement

means an advertisement classified as a permitted advertisement (e.g. real estate, construction and election signs).

Transferability

Development approvals are not transferable.

Fees

Rockhampton Regional Council's fees and charges are available on the council website, or contact council to determine applicable fees.

Application

You can obtain this approval by completing an IDAS Application and submitting it to the Chief Executive Officer of council.

IDAS forms and checklists are available on the Department of Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning website below.


Additional information

Portable advertising signs comes under Subordinate Local Law 1.2 (Commercial Use of Local Government Controlled Areas and Roads) from 1 January 2012.

You can obtain this permit by completing an "Application for Commercial Use of Roads Permit".

Administering agency

Rockhampton Regional Council

Local law(s) name

Rockhampton Regional Council Planning Scheme

Contact details

Rockhampton Regional Council


Operating address:
Mount Morgan Office
32 Hall Street
Mount Morgan Q 4714
Operating address:
Rockhampton Office
232 Bolsover Street
Rockhampton
Queensland 4700
Operating address:
Gracemere Office
1 Ranger Street
GRACEMERE Q 4702
Mailing address:
PO BOX 1860
Rockhampton, Queensland 4700

Phone:

1300 225 577

Fax:

1300 225 579
enquiries@rrc.qld.gov.au

Supporting information

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