Sign Licence - City of Busselton - Western Australia


You will need this licence if you intend to erect or maintain a sign on a street, 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.

You may need to also obtain planning approval to erect or maintain a sign.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the council to identify any eligibility requirements.


As specified.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $236.00

Portable sign licence. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All -

Directional sign for tourist attraction and services

  • application fee - $126.00
  • annual licence fee per blade - $38.00
  • CAT1 and CAT1a - installation per blade - $275.00
  • CAT2 and CAT3 signs - installation per blade - $762.00
  • entrance sign per blade - $805.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All -

Road traffic warning signs:

  • set of two signs, post and installation - cost plus 30% plus GST
  • application approval fee - $145.00.

Fees for 2023-24

General Application All -

You may need to pay additional fees. Please contact the council for more information.


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 Western Australia

Administering agency

City of Busselton

Contact details

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