Licence to Erect or Maintain a Sign - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to erect or maintain a sign or portable sign on a thoroughfare, public place or on private land. Types of signs can include but are not limited to:

  • For sale or lease signs;
  • Display home signs;
  • Horizontal signs;
  • Illuminated signs;
  • Pylon or town sign;
  • Rural producer's sign
  • Portable signs;
  • Political signs; or
  • Sign panels.

A sign licence is to be submitted with planning approval. 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 for this licence you must:

  • Submit any required supporting documentation; and
  • Be willing to maintain the sign adequately.

Duration

Valid until the sign is altered.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$212.00

Per sign plus $106 per additional sign.

Application$497.00

Illuminated direction sign per site.

Licence$884.00

Illuminated direction sign per annum.

Administering agency

City of Armadale

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 (Western Australia)

Local law(s) name

Activities and Trading in Thoroughfares and Public Places Local Law 2001

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
City of Armadale


Operating address:
7 Orchard Avenue
Armadale
WA 6112
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 2
Armadale
WA 6992

Phone:

08 9399 0111

Fax:

08 9399 0184
info@armadale.wa.gov.au

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