Busking Permit - Tasmania

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to busk or perform other forms of entertainment on a road or in a public place. Busking includes playing a musical instrument, pavement art, singing, conjuring, juggling, mime, mimicry, dancing, puppetry, performance art, recitation and other theatrical or visual activities which attract, or are conducted to attract a donation (and not a set fee).

Please note, as a busker you are not permitted to:

  • Perform a political or religious speech;
  • Obstruct a footpath;
  • Use any form of sound amplification or electrically amplified instruments; or
  • Wear or display any advertising matter.

You must not perform within 100 metres of a premises after being requested by the occupier to cease, unless you obtain a permit from the Council to continue.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

An application for permit is to be in writing and accompanied by:

  • A statement specifying the type of activity proposed;
  • A statement detailing the required period of the permit;
  • A scaled drawing showing location and extent of the activity;
  • Any other information the General Manager may reasonably require; and
  • Payment of any applicable fee.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $46.40 Bellerive boardwalk only.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Busking Permit - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 TAS

Local law(s) name

Public Places and Permits By-Law 1 2007

Administering agency

Clarence City Council

Contact details

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

Contact Officer

Clarence City Council

Operating address: 38 Bligh Street
Rosny Park
TAS 7018
Mailing address: PO BOX 96
Rosny Park, Tasmania 7018
Phone: 03 6217 9500
Fax: 03 6245 8700
Email: clarence@ccc.tas.gov.au
Website: Clarence City Council (Opens in new window)