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 need to have current public liability insurance to be eligible for this permit ($5 million minimum).

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 Footpath Permit Application Opens in a new browser window

Other resources

 Resources
Apply Footpath Activities Policy Opens in a new browser window

Administering agency

Darebin City Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 1 2015

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
Darebin City Council


Operating address:
274 Gower Street
Preston, Victoria 3072
Mailing address:
PO BOX 91
Preston, Victoria 3072

Phone:

03 8470 8529

Fax:

03 9471 0204
locallaws@darebin.vic.gov.au

Supporting information

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