Permit to Conduct an Event on Public Land - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to conduct an event or gathering on public land. Public land includes roads, reserves and parks.

To hold an event on a road, you must apply to the appropriate authority. If your event only impacts upon local roads, please contact your local council for permission. If your event impacts upon any major road or freeway, then you will need to contact VicRoads for permission. In either case, you must notify Victoria Police of the upcoming event.

Events can cover (but are not limited to):

  • circus
  • carnival
  • festival
  • street party
  • or similar.

This permit also covers special events in areas in which your local Council's planning scheme does not allow.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements. Please note that you will be required to have adequate public liability insurance ($10 million minimum).

If you intend to erect structures for your event, you may require other permits. A liquor licence will be required if liquor is to be consumed.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application -

Fees range between $63.85 and $154.50 according to whether you are selling food or not, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application $185.40

Not for profit community event. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application $370.80

Private festival. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Miscellaneous $26.80

Public liability insurance cover fee for events. Fees for 2017-18.

Lodgement process

Apply

Please submit all application, fees and any associated documents directly with the Council.

Approval time

Please allow at least two months prior to the event taking place.

Administering agency

Moreland City Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws

Moreland City Council

Operating address: 90 Bell Street
Coburg, Victoria 3058
Mailing address: Locked Bag 10
Moreland
Victoria 3058
Phone: 03 9240 1111
Fax: 03 9240 1212
Email: info@moreland.vic.gov.au
Website: http://www.moreland.vic.gov.au (Opens in new window)