Permit to Place Signs - Victoria


You will require a Planning Permit if you intend to erect, display or remove an advertising sign on a road or footpath (for example, A-Frame, temporary or moveable signs). Please note that the maximum number of signs allowed per premise is two.

For further information please consult the Contact Officer.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

In order to be eligible for this permit you must:

  • Submit a Planning Permit Application;
  • Have adequate public liability insurance ($10 million minimum); and
  • Be willing to abide by the council's requirements (such as size and construction material).

You may not require this permit if you are advertising a garage sale, auction, business, community group or charitable organisation if you abide by certain conditions. Please consult the Contact Officer for further information.


As specified on the permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $55.00

A-frame notice board. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Renewal All $16.00

Fees for 2017-18.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Permit to Place Signs - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Local law(s) name

Community Local Law 2017

Administering agency

Benalla Rural City Council

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Local Law Team

Benalla Rural City Council

Operating address: 1 Bridge Street East
Benalla, Victoria 3672
Mailing address: PO BOX 227
Benalla, Victoria 3672
Phone: 03 5760 2600
Fax: 03 5762 5537
Website: Benalla Rural City Council (Opens in new window)