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 a licence to erect a sign you must:

  • Not contravene any safety regulation or be injurious to the natural beauty of the area;
  • Provide a plan drawn to scale of not less than 1:50 showing the size, position, design from a street; and
  • Obtain planning approval for the sign.

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

Duration

As indicated on the licence.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application $130.00

Signage approval.

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for a 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

Administering agency

Town of Port Hedland

Contact details

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

General Enquiries

Town of Port Hedland

Operating address: Civic Centre, McGregor Street
Port Hedland
WA 6721
Mailing address: PO BOX 41
Port Hedland, Western Australia 6721
Phone: 08 9158 9300
Fax: 08 9158 9399
Email: council@porthedland.wa.gov.au