Licence to Erect or Maintain a Sign - Western Australia


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
  • sign panels.

A sign licence is to be submitted with planning approval. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

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


As specified.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $147.00


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Sign Licence - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 WA

Local law(s) name

Signs Local Law 2000

Administering agency

Town of Claremont

Contact details

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

Building Officer

Town of Claremont

Operating address: 308 Stirling Highway
Claremont, Western Australia 6010
Mailing address: PO BOX 54
Claremont, Western Australia 6910
Phone: 08 9285 4300
Fax: 08 9285 4301
Website: Town of Claremont (Opens in new window)