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 -

For all other events, please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Apply Application All $1900.00 Commercial fairs. Fees for 2019-20.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Permit to Conduct an Event on Public Land Application - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.
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 Guidelines for Community Events - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Local law(s) name

Amenity Local Law 2013

Administering agency

Nillumbik Shire 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

Nillumbik Shire Council

Operating address: Civic Drive
Greensborough
Victoria 3088
Mailing address: PO BOX 476
Greensborough, Victoria 3088
Other: 03 9433 3111
Other: 03 9433 3777
Email: nillumbik@nillumbik.vic.gov.au
Website: Nillumbik Shire Council (Opens in new window)