Permit to Conduct Collections - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to solicit or collect any materials, gifts of money or subscriptions from a public place or door to door. Exemptions may apply for particular charities.

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 permit you must also obtain an approval or an exemption from the Office of Fair Trading. Please consult the Council for more information.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Permit to Conduct Collections - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Administering agency

City of Melbourne

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Activities Local Law 2009

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
City of Melbourne


Operating address:
90 - 120 Swanston Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 1603
Melbourne, Victoria 3001

Phone:

03 9658 9658
enquiries@melbourne.vic.gov.au

Website:

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Supporting information

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