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 Application for Street Entertainer's Permit - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 WA

Local law(s) name

Activities on Thoroughfares and Trading in Thoroughfares and Public Places 2001

Administering agency

Shire of Dowerin

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Shire of Dowerin

Operating address: 13 Cottrell Street
Dowerin, Western Australia 6461
Mailing address: PO BOX 111
Dowerin, Western Australia 6461
Phone: 08 9631 1202
Fax: 08 9631 1193
Website: Shire of Dowerin (Opens in new window)