Permit to Conduct an Event on Public Land - City of Yarra - 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 Amount Description
Apply Application All $64.30

Event application. Fees for 2020-21.

Apply Licence All $112.25

Event permit for up to one hundred people with minimum risk and no structures per event day. Fees for 2020-21.

Apply Licence All $277.45

Event permit for one hundred to five hundred people with minimal structures and risk per event day. Fees for 2020-21.

Apply Licence All $480.40

Large events with significant structures or risks (as assessed by a council officer) per event day. Fees for 2020-21.

Comply Miscellaneous All -

Event bonds range depending on the size and nature of your event, please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Temporary Permit to Occupy a Road for a Commercial Street Party, Event or Function - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.
Apply All Permit to Conduct an Event on Public Land (Opens in new window)
Apply All Application to Conduct a Non-Road Activity on a Highway (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.
Comply All Application Form - Road / Footpath Occupation - PDF (Opens in new window)

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All VicRoads - Events Application Checklist (Opens in new window)
Comply All Policy for a Temporary Street Closure - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2020 Victoria

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 2016

Lodgement process

Apply

Please submit your application and any associated documentation directly to the Council.

Administering agency

City of Yarra

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:

Recreation and Open Space

City of Yarra

Operating address: 333 Bridge Road
Richmond, Victoria 3121
Mailing address: PO BOX 168
Richmond, Victoria 3121
Phone: 03 9205 5555
Fax: 03 8417 6666
Email: info@yarracity.vic.gov.au
Website: City of Yarra (Opens in new window)