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.