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 Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees will vary depending on the type of event. Please contact the responsible council for more information.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 11 2016

Administering agency

Maroondah City Council

Contact details

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Local Laws Officer

Maroondah City Council

Operating address: Braeside Avenue
Ringwood
Victoria 3134
Mailing address: PO BOX 156
Ringwood, Victoria 3134
Phone: 1300 882 233
Fax: 03 9298 4345
Other: 03 9298 4598
Email: maroondah@maroondah.vic.gov.au
Website: Maroondah City Council (Opens in new window)