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.

This permit also covers special events in areas in which your local Council's planning scheme does not allow.

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 Description
Comply Miscellaneous Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Incorporated Association, Other, Co-operative

You may be required to pay a bond. Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Incorporated Association, Other, Co-operative

Murray to Mountains Rail Trail events. Please consult the responsible council for information on specific fees to be submitted with your application.

Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Incorporated Association, Other, Co-operative

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

Administering agency

Wangaratta 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 Enforcement Officer

Operating address: 62 - 68 Ovens Street
Wangaratta
Victoria 3677
Mailing address: PO BOX 238
Wangaratta, Victoria 3676
Phone: 03 5722 0888
Fax: 03 5721 9526
Email: council@wangaratta.vic.gov.au
Website: Wangaratta Rural City Council (Opens in new window)