Approval for Events on National Land - Australian Government

Description

You will be required to apply for approval if you intend to host an event on National Land within Canberra.

This approval is required for both public and private events, some of the types of events include:

  • weddings
  • birthday and engagement parties
  • vow renewals
  • farewells / memorials
  • concerts
  • circuses.

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 specified on your approval.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

You may be required to pay a bond to cover possible damage to the venue or its surrounds. Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Australian Capital Territory (Planning and Land Management) Act 1988 AG

Additional information

Please be aware that you will also be required to apply for a works approval if you require any of the following for your event:

  • tents, marquees or sun shelters
  • vehicle access
  • temporary sheds
  • jumping castles or amusement rides
  • platforms or stages
  • scaffolding and / or towers for cameras or sound systems
  • signage, flags or banners
  • portable toilets
  • pickets, stakes or fences.

Administering agency

National Capital Authority

Contact details

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

General Enquiries

National Capital Authority

Operating address: Treasury Building
King Edward Terrace
Parkes
Australian Capital Territory 2600
Mailing address: GPO BOX 373
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6271 2888
Fax: 02 6273 4427
Email: natcap@natcap.gov.au