Residents, businesses and visitors to our City must obtain a permit before carrying out certain activities within the Council area.
Applying for, and getting a Council permit, gives approval to carry out the requested activity. Costs are associated with some permit applications, fees should be paid at the time the application is lodged. Council may attach such conditions to a permit as it thinks fit, and may vary, revoke or impose new conditions by notice in writing.
Permits are required to conduct certain activities on Council land, such as roadways and footpaths.
If you wish to apply for a Permit the following MUST be provided:
Applications can be made online via Council's Online Services website. Please use link below.
For further information or to make a payment please contact our Customer Relations Team on 8405 6600.
Liquor licenses are granted by Consumer and Business Services (previously known as the Office of the Liquor and Gambling Commission).
To apply for a liquor license visit the Consumer and Business Services website or call 131 882.
To commemorate the contribution of members of the community to the social, cultural or political aspects and the development of our city, we accpet applications for memorial plaques on seating. A memorial plaque on seating helps recognise the contibution of a person (or persons) who has made a significant contribution to community, for example, as a member of a community group or sporting organisation, or as a volunteer. For more information refer to Councils Policy – Installation of memorial plaques on seats located on Councils Policies page. Applications for memorial plaques on seating must be received in writing refer Councils Memorial Seat application form located on Councils Forms page.
To be eligible for a Residential Parking Exemption (Parking Permit) you MUST meet the following criteria:
Where there is Time Limit parking control in effect at the front of a residential property, the Residential Parking Exemption will enable vehicles to park beyond the time limit without penalty.
For more information on obtaining a Residential Parking Exemption please select Parking.
A permit application form must be completed when you wish to hire Council Reserves for private events where any infrastructure is required, or if you want to fundraise in Council areas.
Permit Application Forms
Busking Permit Application form(956 kb)
Residential Parking Exemption(2549 kb)
Sale of Goods Application form(381 kb)
Verge Development Application(1754 kb)