Permit to Conduct a Street Collection - Western Australia


You will need this permit if you intend to collect money from the public in any street, roadway, mall or lane in the Perth metropolitan area. A street collection is a request for monetary contributions or the selling and offering for sale of any button, badge, token, or other similar thing for the purpose of raising money.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit your organisation must be:

  • an association
  • a society
  • a committee.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

You will need to submit a street collections statement within 30 days of a charitable collection.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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You do not need to pay any fees.

Act(s) name

Street Collections (Regulation) Act 1940 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Street Collections Regulations 1999 Western Australia

Approval time

At least two weeks

Additional information

You may also need to obtain permission from the local council in the area you intend to collect in.

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Consumer Protection

Contact details

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