Entertainment venues (Richmond) - Queensland

Description

You need this licence to establish or operate an entertainment venue. An entertainment venue includes a building, room, garden or other place that is open to the public for entertainment. It does not include a shop or licensed premises.

You need to check that zoning is appropriate prior to submitting your licence application.

Service type

Licence

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

Local law(s) name

Richmond Shire Council - Local Law 05 (Entertainment Venues)

Application process

Contact council for more information on the current application process and relevant form.

In reviewing your application, council will consider the following factors:

  • Does the public entertainment venue contain a sufficient number of sanitary conveniences for both sexes?
  • Can refuse generated during operation of the venue be adequately collected and disposed of?
  • Do the premises comply with the relevant environmental, health and safety standards required by law?
  • Does the intended use of the public entertainment venue comply with Council's Planning Scheme?

Additional information

Council licenses entertainment venues to:

  • ensure that entertainment venues comply with appropriate standards of health and safety
  • protect the amenity of areas in which entertainment venues are situated
  • regulate the use of public entertainment venues, as well as the activities conducted there

The following activities are business activities:

  • fairs
  • fetes
  • fun days
  • drive ins
  • markets
  • clubs
  • museums
  • circuses.

Administering agency

Richmond Shire Council

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:

Richmond Shire Council

Operating address: 65 Goldring Street
Richmond, Queensland 4822
Mailing address: PO BOX 18
Richmond, Queensland 4822
Contact us phone: 07 4719 3377
Contact us fax: 07 4719 3372
Email: enquiries@richmond.qld.gov.au
Website: Richmond Shire Council (Opens in new window)