Approval to Hold an Event Exceeding Noise Standards - Western Australia

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to conduct an activity or event that exceeds the noise standard. Noise regulations set standards for maximum levels of noise that may be legally generated by certain activities. You must notify the Council and obtain their acknowledgement of this event. A sign must be placed in a prominent location notifying those outside the premises of the non-complying noise levels.

Events that might be covered by this approval include sporting, cultural or entertainment events.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for approval, you must demonstrate that your proposed event would lose its character or usefulness if it were required to comply with applicable noise standards. Approval is at the discretion of the Council.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As indicated on the approval.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $1000.00 -
Apply Licence All $200.00

Noise monitoring fee (per hour).

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Approval as a Non-Conforming Event - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Environmental Protection Act 1986 WA

Regulation(s) name

Environmental Protection (Noise) Regulations 1997 WA

Local law(s) name

Special Events Local Law 2007

Administering agency

City of Perth

Contact details

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

General Enquiries

City of Perth

Operating address: 27 St George's Terrace
Perth, Western Australia 6000
Mailing address: GPO BOX C120
Perth, Western Australia 6839
Phone: 08 9461 3333
Fax: 08 9461 3083
Email: info.city@cityofperth.wa.gov.au
Website: City of Perth (Opens in new window)