Approval to Set Up, Operate or Use a Sound Amplifying Device - New South Wales


You will require this approval if you intend to set up, operate or use a loudspeaker or sound amplifying device on community land (e.g. amplifiers, microphones, wireless receiving or broadcasting sets). A sound amplifying device may be set up, operated or used on community land without prior approval if the Council has erected a notice on the land.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

This approval may require details such as the location, duration and type of the activity. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As specified on the approval.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $155.00 -
Apply Application All $50.00 Charity.
Apply Inspection All $155.00

Per hour.


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 NSW

Administering agency

Byron Shire Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Byron Shire Council

Operating address: 70-90 Station Street
NSW 2482
Mailing address: PO BOX 219
Mullumbimby, New South Wales 2482
Phone: 02 6626 7000
Fax: 02 6684 3018