Busking or Street Entertaining Permit - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to busk or perform street theatre or other forms of entertainment on a road or in a public place. Busking includes (but is not limited to):

  • playing a musical instrument
  • pavement art
  • singing
  • conjuring
  • juggling
  • mime
  • mimicry
  • dancing
  • puppetry
  • performance art
  • recitation
  • other theatrical or visual activities which attract, or are conducted to attract a donation (and not a set fee).

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

You may be exempt from the requirement for a permit if you have the written permission of the owner or occupier of the premises adjacent to where you propose to busk, and you intend to busk for only one hour per day.

You must not cause an obstruction or inconvenience to persons using the road or footpath.

You may also need Council's permission to use a sign.

Duration

As specified on the permit

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $37.00

Fees for 2017-18.

Administering agency

Mount Alexander Shire Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

Mount Alexander Shire Council

Operating address: Corner Lyttleton Street and Lloyd Street
Castlemaine
Victoria 3450
Mailing address: PO BOX 185
Castlemaine, Victoria 3450
Phone: 03 5471 1700
Email: Info@mountalexander.vic.gov.au
Website: Mount Alexander Shire Council (Opens in new window)