Permit to Place Signs - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to erect, place or remove an advertising sign, banner or notice on a building, road or footpath. For example, approval may be required for the placement of A-frame sandwich boards, business signage on a building, temporary or movable / mobile signs. Signs also include banners or flag-like materials and signs affixed to buildings, fences, trees and other council property.

Approval may also be required for the use of commercial signage mounted on vehicles and / or trailers. It is recommended that you contact your local council prior to erecting, placing or affixing any type of signage

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

A permit holder is required to hold Public Liability Insurance to the sum of $10,000,000.00. Please consult the council for any other requirements for this permit.

Duration

12 months.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$110.00

Fees for 2016-17.

Forms

 Resources
Apply Application for a Permit to Place an A-Frame Sign on Council Land - PDF Opens a PDF in a new browser window
Advice Sheet 20 - Advertising Signage Opens in a new browser window

Permit to Place Signs - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Approval time

A completed permit application form should be submitted 14 days prior to the advertising period applied for.

Administering agency

Nillumbik Shire Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Amenity Local Law 2013

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
Nillumbik Shire Council


Operating address:
Civic Drive
Greensborough
Victoria 3088
Mailing address:
PO BOX 476
Greensborough, Victoria 3088

Other:

03 9433 3111

Other:

03 9433 3777
nillumbik@nillumbik.vic.gov.au

Website:

Nillumbik Shire Council Opens in a new browser window

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