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

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As indicated on the licence.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$57.00
Licence

Fees vary according to the type and size of the sign. Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply Sign Application Form - PDF Opens a PDF in a new browser window

Administering agency

Shire of Chittering

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 (Western Australia)

Local law(s) name

By-laws Relating to Signs, Hoardings and Bill Posting 1993

Activities on Thoroughfares and Trading in Thoroughfares and Public Places Local Law 2001

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Shire of Chittering


Operating address:
6177 Great Northern Highway
Bindoon
WA 6502
Mailing address:
PO BOX 70
Bindoon, Western Australia 6502

Phone:

08 9576 4600

Fax:

08 9576 1250
chatter@chittering.wa.gov.au

Supporting information

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