Street Entertainer's Permit - Western Australia


You will require this permit if you intend to perform street entertainment, including busking, playing musical instruments, singing, acting and reciting poetry. If you are under the age of 14 years, you may need to seek council's special authorisation.

The permit will specify the area and time that you are allowed to perform. You must not cause offence by your appearance or with your entertainment.

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.


3 months.


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.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Busking Application - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 WA

Local law(s) name

Activities in Thoroughfares and Public Places and Trading Local Law 2011

Administering agency

City of Greater Geraldton

Contact details

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


City of Greater Geraldton

Operating address: 63 Cathedral Avenue
Geraldton, Western Australia 6530
Mailing address: PO BOX 101
Geraldton PO, Western Australia 6531
Phone: 08 9956 6600
Fax: 08 9956 6674
Website: City of Greater Geraldton (Opens in new window)