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

You will require, among other things, public liability insurance ($10 million minimum). Please consult the Contact Officer for further information.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication

No fees are required. Fees for 2016-17.

Application$25.00Commercial event signs. Fees for 2016-17.

Forms

Other resources

Application

Apply

The application form has a checklist of all associated documentation you must hand in along with the application form.


Administering agency

Glenelg Shire Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 1 2008

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
Glenelg Shire Council


Operating address:
71 Cliff Street
Portland
Victoria 3305
Mailing address:
PO BOX 152
Portland, Victoria 3305

Toll Free:

1300 453 635

Phone:

03 5522 2208

Fax:

03 5522 2290
enquiry@glenelg.vic.gov.au

Website:

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