Approval to Conduct Activities on Council Land, Parklands, Reserves, Rivers, Lakes or Foreshores - City of Onkaparinga - South Australia


You will need this licence to conduct activities on Council land, parklands, reserves, rivers, lakes or foreshores.

The types of activities include, but are not limited to:

  • hiring parklands, reserves or lakes
  • driving vehicles
  • operating kite buggies
  • sporting activities
  • petrol station pumps
  • conducting petitions and surveys
  • any other form of commercial function, display or exhibition.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All -

Long term use of reserves:

  • permit for up to six months - $640.00
  • permit per session (for small scale businesses) - $9.00 (minimum 12 sessions).

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All -

Events on council land:

  • up to 70 people (maximum three days) - $68.00
  • more than 71 people (maximum three days) - $124.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $1765.00

Reserves - seasonal use of sports turf surface (up to six months). Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $35.00

Use of council land for short term, high impact events (per day). Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All -

You may need to pay additional fees. Please contact the council for more information.

Administering agency

City of Onkaparinga

Contact details

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