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

Please refer to the relevant local Council for details of any specific requirements for this permit.

Duration

As indicated 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.

Application

Apply

You must submit a written application detailing the:

  • Name and full details of organisation;
  • Purpose of collection;
  • Proposed date/time and location;
  • Confirmation that intersection collections will be conducted in accordance with Road Safety (Road Rules) Regulations 1999. (A Police permit is required); and
  • Details of public liability and indemnity of Council in case of a claim or civil action.

Please consult the Council for further information.


Approval time

You will need to apply at least six weeks prior, to allow for notification to the relevant services.

Administering agency

City of Yarra

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 2016

Contact details

Compliance Unit
City of Yarra


Operating address:
333 Bridge Road
Richmond, Victoria 3121
Mailing address:
PO BOX 168
Richmond, Victoria 3121

Phone:

03 9205 5555

Fax:

03 8417 6666
info@yarracity.vic.gov.au

Website:

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Supporting information

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