Busking Permit - New South Wales


You will require this approval if you intend to busk, sing or play a musical instrument for money or other type of reward in a public place. This approval enables you to perform a song or voice composition. It also allows you to play any type of musical or noise-making instrument.

Please consult the Contact Officer for further information.

Service type


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 of the location, duration and type of activity. Access to public liability insurance may be required.

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


As specified on the permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $17.00


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Local Government (General) Regulation 2005 NSW

Administering agency

Lismore City Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Lismore City Council

Operating address: 43 Oliver Avenue
NSW 2480
Mailing address: PO BOX 23A
Lismore, New South Wales 2480
Phone: 1300 878 387
Fax: 02 6625 0400
Email: council@lismore.nsw.gov.au