Licence to Erect or Maintain a Sign - Western Australia

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to erect or maintain a sign or portable sign on a thoroughfare, public place or on private land. Types of signs can include but are not limited to:

  • For sale or lease signs;
  • Display home signs;
  • Horizontal signs;
  • Illuminated signs;
  • Pylon or town sign;
  • Rural producer's sign
  • Portable signs;
  • Political signs; or
  • Sign panels.

A sign licence is to be submitted with planning approval. 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 this licence you must:

  • Provide the council with plans, drawn to a scale of not less than 1:50 showing the size, position, design and inscription intended to be used;
  • Submit a certificate from a practising Structural Engineer certifying the structural integrity of a building intended to support a special pylon sign or a roof sign; and
  • Furnish in writing any further particulars required by the Building Surveyor.

Duration

As specified on permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Licence to Erect or Maintain a Sign - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 WA

Local law(s) name

Local Government Act Local Laws 1998

Administering agency

Shire of Katanning

Contact details

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

Shire Manager, Building and Environmental Services

Shire of Katanning

Operating address: 16-24 Austral Terrace
Katanning
WA 6317
Mailing address: PO BOX 130
Katanning, Western Australia 6317
Phone: 08 9821 9930
Email: admin@katanning.wa.gov.au