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 indicated on the licence.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees vary depending on the type of sign. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 WA

Local law(s) name

Activities on Thoroughfares and Trading in Thoroughfares and Public Places Local Law 2000

Local Government Property Local Law 2000

Administering agency

Shire of Denmark

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Shire of Denmark

Operating address: 953 South Coast Highway
Denmark, Western Australia 6333
Mailing address: PO BOX 183
Denmark, Western Australia 6333
Phone: 08 9848 0300
Fax: 08 9848 1985
Website: Shire of Denmark (Opens in new window)