Busking or Street Entertaining Permit - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to busk or perform street theatre or other forms of entertainment on a road or in a public place.

Busking includes playing a musical instrument, pavement art, singing, conjuring, juggling, mime, mimicry, dancing, puppetry, performance art, recitation and other theatrical or visual activities which attract, or are conducted to attract a donation (and not a set fee).

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility Requirements

You will only be permitted to busk for one hour, per day, per location. Your initial permit will be issued for one month, and subsequent permits may be issued for extended time if no justifiable complaints were received during the first month.

If you wish to perform in Central Activities Area (CAA) of Geelong you will also need to get permission from our Central Geelong and Waterfront Department prior to submitting this application.

Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Duration does not exceed 12 months.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Incorporated Association, Other, Co-operative $18.00

Per month. Fees for 2016-17.

Approval Time

Please allow at least ten working days prior to starting.

Administering agency

City of Greater Geelong

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

Mailing address: PO BOX 104
Geelong, Victoria 3220
Phone: 03 5272 5272
Fax: 03 5272 4277
Email: contactus@geelongcity.vic.gov.au

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

Central Geelong & Waterfront Department

Operating address: City Hall
30 Gheringhap Street
Geelong, Victoria 3220
Mailing address: PO BOX 104
Geelong, Victoria 3220
Phone: 03 5272 5272
Fax: 03 5272 4277
Email: contactus@geelongcity.vic.gov.au