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

All roadside fundraising collections must be approved by council and further approval may be needed from VicRoads and Victorian Police.

If you are planning on conducting a tin shake at an intersection, you will need to seek permission in writing from the Local Laws Department.

Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Duration does not exceed 12 months.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the responsible council for 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.

Lodgement

Apply

Please submit your application and any associated documentation directly to the Agency.


Approval time

Please allow ten working days for approval.

Administering agency

City of Greater Geelong

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Neighbourhood Amenity Local Law 2014

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
City of Greater Geelong


Mailing address:
PO BOX 104
Geelong, Victoria 3220

Phone:

03 5272 5272

Fax:

03 5272 4277
contactus@geelongcity.vic.gov.au

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