Approval to Place a Sign on Public Unleased Land - Australian Capital Territory


You will need this approval if you intend to place a sign on public unleased land. The approval grants you permission to place a sign on public unleased land for the purpose of:

  • advertising
  • giving public notice.

If the sign is a movable sign then you must comply with the relevant movable signs code of practice.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval you must submit an application providing details on the placement of the sign. The sign must not:

  • cause a disturbance, inconvenience or offence to people using the land
  • cause undue risk to people or property
  • damage the public unleased land.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees will change depending on your circumstances. Please contact the agency for more information.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Approval to Place Sign on Public Unleased Land - Please contact the agency for relevant forms.
Comply All Public Unleased Land (Movable Signs) Code of Practice (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Public Unleased Land Act 2013 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Transport Canberra and City Services Directorate

Parks and Territory Services Division

City Services

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.