Approval to Install or Operate Amusement Devices - New South Wales

Description

You may require this approval if you intend to install or operate amusement devices. This approval is required to ensure that minimum health and safety standards are met.

An amusement device is a powered device that can carry or support members of the public for the purpose of amusement, entertainment or sightseeing (for example, carnival rides).

Please be aware that certain small amusement devices may be exempt from this approval. Small amusement devices are designed primarily for the use of children aged 12 years or less and includes mini-ferris wheels, battery operated cars and miniature railways.

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 details such as the location, type of device, safety standards adhered to and proof of indemnity insurance. The amusement device must also registered and have a current log book.

The minimum public liability insurance indemnity for this approval is $10,000,000.

Please consult directly with the Council for information on any eligibility requirements specific to your approval.

Duration

As specified on the approval.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application $100.00

Bond for amusement devices (per item).

Apply Application $56.00

Amusement devices less than fifty square meters (fee per item).

Apply Application $110.00

Amusement devices greater than fifty square meters (fee per item).

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Local Government (General) Regulation 2005 NSW

Administering agency

Woollahra Municipal Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Woollahra Municipal Council

Operating address: 536 New South Head Road
Double Bay
NSW 2028
Mailing address: PO BOX 61
Double Bay, New South Wales 1360
Phone: 02 9391 7000
Fax: 02 9391 7044
Email: records@woollahra.nsw.gov.au
Website: Woollahra Municipal Council (Opens in new window)