Permit to Place Signs - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to place an advertising sign, banner or flag on a building, road or footpath. For example, approval may be required for the placement of A-frame sandwich boards, business signage on a building, temporary or movable / mobile signs.

Approval may also be required for the use of commercial signage mounted on vehicles and / or trailers.

Placing moveable advertising signs / A-frame sandwich boards on a footpath may require permission under a footpath trading application.

It is recommended that you contact your local council prior to erecting, placing or affixing any type of signage.

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 Council for any conditions on this permit. A minimum of $5, 000, 000 Public Liability Insurance cover is required.

Duration

All permits are issued for a twelve-month period, with renewal and payment due on the 1st August each year.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $63.00

Per business. Fees for 2019-20.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 1 2014

Lodgement process

Apply

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

Administering agency

South Gippsland 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

South Gippsland Shire Council

Operating address: 9 Smith Street
Leongatha, Victoria 3953
Mailing address: PRIVATE BAG 4
Leongatha, Victoria 3953
Phone: 03 5662 9200
Fax: 03 5662 3754
Email: council@southgippsland.vic.gov.au
Website: South Gippsland Shire Council (Opens in new window)