Approval to use local government areas and roads - Moreton Bay Regional Council - Queensland

Description

You will need this approval if you intend to undertake activities on local government areas and roads. This includes activities such as:

  • the driving or leading of animals to cross a road
  • depositing of goods or materials
  • holding a public place activity, excluding the operation of a temporary entertainment event.

A public place activity can refer to any of the following:

  • the placing of a display or information booth
  • conducting a social gathering or meeting of more than 50 people
  • exercising a right of occupation and use of a specified part of a council area by an incorporated association
  • organising a sporting activity of region, State or national significance
  • conducting a street parade, festival, fundraiser, vintage car display, novelty vehicle race or training event.

If you require development approval and receive approval for your activities on council land as part of that approval process, you will not need to obtain a separate approval.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Your council may place certain conditions on your approval, such as:

  • making periodic payments to council
  • making facilities installed under the approval available for use by the public at specified times or other specified periods
  • taking specified precautions to protect the safety of persons who enter the land subject to the approval
  • proper maintenance of equipment and facilities
  • certain levels of liability insurance.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $135.00

Wedding. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $280.00

Display of goods. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $122.00

Prescribed activity. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $280.00

Businesses that provide a service, but do not sell any goods (e.g. personal trainers and boot camps, yoga classes. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $280.00

Activities issued for specified term (not renewable - eg. information booth, car wash). Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $280.00

Filming with hand held cameras, little or no props, no traffic management and/or parking restrictions required. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $830.00

Filming with a camera on a tripod, lighting, props, traffic management and/or parking restrictions are required. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $122.00

Moreton Bay pop up program - commercial fee. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $183.00

Moreton Bay pop up program. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $890.00

Sale of goods - commercial fee. Fees for 2021-22

Apply Application All $280.00

Sale of goods. Fees for 2021-22

Renew Renewal All $61.00

Display of goods. Fees for 2021-22

Renew Renewal All $61.00

Prescribed activity. Fees for 2021-22

Renew Renewal All $61.00

Moreton Bay pop up program. Fees for 2021-22

Renew Renewal All $61.00

Sale of goods. Fees for 2021-22

Transfer Transfer All $321.00

Fees for 2021-22

Vary Variation All $143.00

Amendment to application. Fees for 2021-22

Other resources

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2009 Queensland

Additional information

Your council regulates the use of local government areas and roads in order to:

  • provide for appropriate public access for active and passive recreation
  • protect the safety of persons using local government areas and roads
  • preserve features of the natural and built environment and other aspects of amenity.

Your council may:

  • prohibit you from bringing animals, or animals of a specified species, into an area
  • grant you an approval to occupy and use a specified part of an area.

Administering agency

Moreton Bay Regional Council

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Enquiries

Moreton Bay Regional Council

Queensland
Operating address: 220 Gympie Road
Strathpine, Queensland 4500
Operating address: 2 Hasking Street
Caboolture, Queensland 4510
Operating address: 1 Irene Street
Redcliffe, Queensland 4020
Mailing address: PO BOX 159
Caboolture, Queensland 4510
Phone: 07 3205 0555
Email: mbrc@moretonbay.qld.gov.au
Website: Moreton Bay Regional Council (Opens in new window)