Authorisation to Conduct an Event on a Lake - Australian Capital Territory


You will require this authorisation if you intend to conduct an event that may require partial closure of a lake or waterway. Events include, but are not limited to:

  • regattas
  • exhibitions
  • sporting contests
  • other displays.

Please use the contact details below to find out more information.

Service type


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.


For the duration of the event, as authorised.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $110.00

Act(s) name

Lakes Act 1976 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Lakes Regulation 2019 Australian Capital Territory

Lodgement process


Please lodge your application directly with the Agency.

Administering agency

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate


Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

National Capital Authority


Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate

Mailing address: GPO BOX 373
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6273 4427
Website: National Capital Authority (Opens in new window)