Street Entertainer's Permit - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to perform street entertainment, including busking, playing musical instruments, singing, acting and reciting poetry. If you are under the age of 14 years, you may need to seek council's special authorisation.

The permit will specify the area and time that you are allowed to perform. You must not cause offence by your appearance or with your entertainment.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible you must not have committed an offence within the last 5 years and be a fit and proper person.

Duration

Up to a period of 12 months.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Street Entertainer's Permit - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Application

Apply

You will need to submit:

  • Proof of identity such as a driver's licence or birth certificate;
  • You passport or appropriate work visa if you are a non resident of Australia; or
  • A parent consent form if you under the age of 18 years.

Administering agency

City of Perth

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 (Western Australia)

Local law(s) name

Public Trading Local Law 2005

Contact details

General Enquiries
City of Perth


Operating address:
27 St George's Terrace
Perth
WA 6000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX C120
Perth, Western Australia 6839

Phone:

08 9461 3333
info.city@cityofperth.wa.gov.au

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