Approval to Direct or Procure Entertainment for the Public - New South Wales

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to direct, procure or organise a theatrical, musical or other entertainment event that will be presented to the public on community land.

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 approval you must provide proof of your acceptance of the Council's event guidelines.

This approval will often need to include details such as:

  • The type of entertainment;
  • Proof of public liability insurance;
  • The approximate number of people attending;
  • Available parking;
  • A traffic management plan;
  • A waste management plan;
  • The location;
  • The date; and
  • Times of the event.

When you submit your application to Council, you must provide a copy of a relevant public liability insurance certificate of currency.

Depending on the exact nature of your activities you may need other approvals. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the approval.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 NSW

Approval time

Please submit your approval to the Council at least four months in advance of your event. Depending on the scale of the event, more than twelve months could be required to address all issues.

Administering agency

Penrith City Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Penrith City Council

Operating address: Penrith Civic Centre
610 High Street
Penrith, New South Wales 2750
Operating address: St Marys Business Office
207 - 209 Queen Street
St Marys, New South Wales 2760
Mailing address: PO BOX 60
Penrith, New South Wales 2750
Phone: 02 4732 7777
Fax: 02 4732 7958
Email: council@penrithcity.nsw.gov.au
Website: Penrith City Council (Opens in new window)