Permit to Conduct an Event on Public Land - Hume 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 your event will be held 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 note that you will be required to have adequate public liability insurance ($10 million minimum). Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

An administration fee is charged per 1000 attendees at the event. This fee does not apply to events expecting under 1000 attendees.

Apply Application All

A booking fee may apply, please consult the responsible council for the specific booking fee to be submitted with your application.

Apply Miscellaneous All

You will also be required to pay a bond, please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All VicRoads - Events Application Checklist (Opens in new window)
Comply All Events Guide - 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 1 2013

Lodgement process

Apply

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

Additional information

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.

Administering agency

Hume 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 and Festivals Team

Hume City Council

Operating address: 1079 Pascoe Vale Road
Broadmeadows, Victoria 3047
Mailing address: PO BOX 119
Dallas, Victoria 3047
Mailing address: 75 - 95 Central Park Avenue
Craigieburn, Victoria 3064
Mailing address: 40 Macedon Street
Sunbury, Victoria 3429
Phone: 03 9205 2200
Fax: 03 9309 0109
Email: events@hume.vic.gov.au
Website: Hume City Council (Opens in new window)
Online chat: Live Chat (Opens in new window)