Hot air balloon licence - Gold Coast City Council - Queensland


You will need this licence to launch or land a hot air balloon on either private property or council parks. The purpose for your hot air balloon operations must be for one of the following:

  • tourism
  • event
  • charitable
  • government
  • education and training.

Your local council regulates what public parks will allow hot air balloon launching and / or landing.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

You must ensure you have a public liability insurance certificate prior to applying for a hot air balloon licence.


31 August


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $1243.00

Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All $1243.00

Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2009 Queensland

Administering agency

Gold Coast City Council

Contact details

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