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.

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 -

Commercial event in parks, beaches and reserves fees range between $300 (per day) and $1700 (per week), please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Application All -

Commercial event in the city centre fees range between $650 (per day) and $3990 (per week), please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Application All -

Commercial event around Frankston waterfront fees range between $1000 (per day) and $5680 (per week), please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Application All -

Party in the park fees range between $110 and $220 depending on the size of the site, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Application All $105.00

Administration Fee - Filming, Photography, Circus, Commercial and Community Events. Fees for 2019-20.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 8 2016

Approval time

Please allow a minimum of ninety days for approval.

Administering agency

Frankston 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:

Local Laws Officer

Frankston City Council

Operating address: 30 Davey Street
Frankston, Victoria 3199
Mailing address: PO BOX 490
Frankston, Victoria 3199
Toll Free: 1300 322 322
Phone: 03 9784 1888
Fax: 03 9784 1094
Email: info@frankston.vic.gov.au
Website: Frankston City Council (Opens in new window)