Busking Permit - New South Wales


You will require this permit if you intend to busk or perform other forms of entertainment in a public place for money or other type of reward.

Busking includes playing a musical instrument, pavement art, singing, conjuring, juggling, mime, mimicry, dancing, puppetry, performance art, and other theatrical or visual activities.

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

Please consult with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.


As specified on the permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

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


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Busking Permit Application - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Local Government (General) Regulation 2005 NSW

Administering agency

Central Coast Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Central Coast Council

Operating address: 49 Mann Street
Gosford, New South Wales 2250
Operating address: 2 Hely Street
Wyong, New South Wales 2259
Phone: 02 4325 8222
Phone: 02 4350 5555
Email: ask@centralcoast.nsw.gov.au
Website: Gosford City Council (Opens in new window)