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

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

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 WA

Local law(s) name

Public Places and Local Government Property Local Law 2011

Administering agency

Shire of East Pilbara

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Shire of East Pilbara

Operating address: Corner Kalgan and Newman Drives
WA 6753
Mailing address: PMB 22
WA 6753
Phone: 08 9175 8000
Fax: 08 9175 2668
Website: Shire of East Pilbara (Opens in new window)