Approval to Conduct an Event on Local Government Property - City of Bunbury - Western Australia


You will need this approval to conduct an event on local government property or, in certain circumstances, on private property. This approval ensures that minimum health and safety standards are observed.

The definition of an event includes, but is not limited to, a fair, festival, show or carnival. Local government property includes any land belonging to the local council, including roads, parks, reserves and gardens.

An approval is also required for charging entry on local government property.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the council to identify any eligibility requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fundraising events - no charge. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All

Small private events where no council services are required - no charge. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All

Non-commercial activity - no charge. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All

Commercial activity, per day:

  • under 1000 patrons - no fee
  • 1001 to 2500 patrons - $408.00
  • 2501 to 5000 patrons - $450.00
  • 5001 to 10 000 patrons - $503.00
  • 10 001 to 20 000 patrons - $554.00
  • 20 001 to 30 000 patrons - $609.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All

50% discount applies to the daily rate for events that last longer than 2 days. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All

25% discount applies to venues / grounds that are not serviced (e.g. no power / water). Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 Western Australia

Administering agency

City of Bunbury

Contact details

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