Permit to Place Signs - Victoria

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to erect, place or remove an advertising sign, banner or notice 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. Signs also include banners or flag-like materials and signs affixed to buildings, fences, trees and other council property.

Approval may also be required for the use of commercial signage mounted on vehicles and / or trailers. 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 requirements on this permit. Must have a Public Liability Certificate of Currency with a minimum cover of $10, 000, 000.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $221.65

A-frame permit. Fees for 2018-19.

Apply Application All $73.50

A-frame inspection and application. Fees for 2018-19.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Footpath Trading / Al Fresco Dining / Merchandise Display Application - PDF (Opens in new window)
Apply All Tourism, Directional & Commercial Signage Application - PDF (Opens in new window)
Apply All A-Frame Sign Application - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.
Apply All Temporary Signage Application - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Local law(s) name

Community Amenity Local Law 1 2011

Administering agency

Surf Coast Shire Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

Surf Coast Shire Council

Operating address: 1 Merrijig Drive
Torquay, Victoria 3228
Mailing address: PO BOX 350
Torquay, Victoria 3228
Phone: 03 5261 0600
Fax: 03 5261 0525
Email: info@surfcoast.vic.gov.au
Website: Surf Coast Shire Council (Opens in new window)