Licence to Undertake Activities in the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney - New South Wales

Description

You will require a licence or lease agreement if you intend to use any land, building or other part of the Royal Botanic Gardens for any purpose on a regular and ongoing basis or for a large-scale special event.

The detail and conditions of the granted licence or lease will vary according to your intended purpose and must fit within the stated aims and functions of the Royal Botanic Gardens.

Examples of activities on trust land that would require a licence or lease agreement include:

  • supply of goods and services for specific events
  • repair of pipes and cables
  • temporary construction access
  • temporary venue hire
  • operation of a restaurant or cafe.

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:

  • submit a written application to the Authority
  • provide any information or documents required by the Authority
  • pay the prescribed fees

Written applications for approval for construction or repair works must satisfy one of the following criteria:

  • supporting the Government supply of services and utilities
  • supporting the supply of service to owners of neighbouring lands
  • the proposal will leave no permanent impact on the physical structures or visual amenity of the Trust Lands
  • the proposal must comply with legislative safety and environmental requirements.

Written applications for approval for temporary venue hire must satisfy one or more of the following criteria:

  • enhancement of the educational, historical, cultural or recreational value of Trust lands
  • integration of Trust activities with the wider social or cultural life of the State
  • compliance with legislative safety and environmental requirements
  • the event must not leave any permanent impact on the physical structure or visual amenity of the Trust lands
  • demonstration of consistency with core activities and objectives of the Trust
  • the proposal must meet an appropriate standard of service delivery
  • the proposal should provide a commercial return to the Trust if appropriate.

Fees

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.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Online Enquiry Form (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust Act 1980 NSW

Administering agency

Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust

Contact details

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

The Secretary

Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust

Mailing address: Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust
Mrs Macquaries Road
Sydney NSW 2000