Approval to Conduct Activities on Council Parklands, Reserves, Rivers or Lakes - South Australia


Council approval is required to conduct activities on Council parklands, reserves, rivers or lakes.

Approval is required to:

  • use or construct pontoons;
  • hire parklands, reserves or lakes;
  • train horses or dogs on foreshores or reserves for commercial purposes;
  • conduct weddings;
  • take photographs, films or videos;
  • erect a ladder or trestle;
  • use a crane or cherry picker;
  • hire boats or conduct any other hire business;
  • conduct yachting or other recreational lessons; or
  • undertake 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.


Per event.


Variable; refer to your local Council.

Additional information

Application in writing

Administering agency

Adelaide City 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:

Team Leader

Operating address: 25 Pirie Street
Adelaide SA 5000
Mailing address: GPO Box 2252
Adelaide SA 5001
Phone: 0882037203
Fax: 0882037575
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