Advertising Permit - City of Darwin - Northern Territory


You will need this permit if you intend to erect, install, place, paint or construct a sign, hoarding or advertisement on premises in a public place.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible, you must:

  • provide your details of the proposed advertising sign, including its contents, design, dimensions, and construction
  • provide details of when, where and how the sign is to be shown
  • if planning or building approval is required under legislation, you need to show evidence of relevant approval
  • provide consent of the owner of place if the sign is to be shown on property that isn't yours.


As designated on your permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $155.00

Fee for 2021-22

Apply Application All -

Banner Sites (permit fee per week):

  • commercial - $172.00
  • non-profit - $51.00.
Fees for 2021-22

Administering agency

City of Darwin

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Customer Service Centre

City of Darwin

Northern Territory
Operating address: Harry Chan Avenue,
Northern Territory
Mailing address: GPO BOX 84
Darwin, Northern Territory 0801
Phone: 08 8930 0300
Website: City of Darwin (Opens in new window)