Licence or Lease for Activities within the Melbourne Arts Centre - Victoria


You will require a licence or lease agreement if you intend to use any part of the Melbourne Arts Centre for any purpose on a regular and ongoing basis or for a special event.

The detail and condition of the granted licence or lease will vary according to your intended purpose and must fit within the stated aim of the function of the Arts Centre precinct. The stated aim of the precinct is to contribute to the enrichment of the cultural, educational, social and economic life of the people of Victoria.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence or lease you must:

  • submit an application form
  • provide any information and documents required by the agency
  • submit to the application planning and approval process
  • pay the prescribed fees.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


Up to seven years for a licence and up to thirty years for a lease.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Arts Centre Melbourne Conferences, Meetings and Events - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.

Act(s) name

Victorian Arts Centre Act 1979 VIC

Application process


Please lodge your application and any associated documents directly with the Agency.

Administering agency

Victorian Arts Centre Trust

Contact details

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

Information Officer

Victorian Arts Centre Trust

Operating address: 100 St Kilda Road
Melbourne, Victoria 3004
Mailing address: PO BOX 7585
Melbourne, Northern Territory 8004
Phone: 03 9281 8000
Fax: 03 9281 8282
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