Permit to Conduct an Event on Public Land - Benalla Rural City Council - Victoria

Description

You will need this permit if you intend to conduct an event on a road, reserve, park or other public land. Types of events that may need this permit include:

  • circuses
  • carnivals
  • festivals
  • processions
  • gatherings
  • street parties.

If you will be holding your event on a road you will need to notify Victoria Police and the relevant council (for local roads) or VicRoads (for major roads and freeways).

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 Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Apply Application All

Application for Street Parties, Street Festivals and Processions.Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Permit to Conduct an Event on Public Land - PDF (Opens in new window)
Apply All Application to Conduct a Non-Road Activity on a Highway (Opens in new window)
Apply All Application for Street Parties, Street Festivals and Processions (Non- Road Activity on Highways) - PDF (Opens in new window)
Apply All Application to Conduct Races Under the Road Safety (Traffic Management) Regulations - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2020 Victoria

Local law(s) name

Community Local Law 2017

Approval time

If an application is for an event on a local street, you must apply at least twenty-one days before the event is to take place; for any other road, you will need to apply at least twenty-eight days in advance.

Administering agency

Benalla Rural City Council

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Events Coordinator

Benalla Rural City Council

Operating address: 1 Bridge Street East
Benalla, Victoria 3672
Mailing address: PO BOX 227
Benalla, Victoria 3672
Phone: 03 5760 2600
Fax: 03 5762 5537
Email: council@benalla.vic.gov.au
Website: Benalla Rural City Council (Opens in new window)