Street performer permit application form

About street trading and activities

To conduct a street performance in Maroondah, you will need to apply for a permit. Permits are valid for 3 months

Street performance includes:

  • singing
  • instrumental
  • magician
  • living statue
  • dance.

Application process

1. Apply for Street Activities Permit

By email, in person or by mail

Step 1.Complete your application, including all required documentation.

Street Performance application form(DOCX, 102KB)

Street Performance application form(PDF, 208KB)

Consent is required if the applicant or participant/s are under 16 years of age

Step 2.Submit your application, all required documentation and applicable fee:

  • by email:
  • by mail:
    Maroondah City Council
    PO Box 156
    Ringwood 3134
  • via fax: 9294 5634
  • in person (during business hours) at a Council service centre

Council assesses street performance applications on merit, so street performers may be required to provide references and/or samples of their performance. 

2. Assessment

If approved, you will receive your permit by mail within 10 business days of your application being received.

Permits are valid for 3 months. 

Fees and charges

A permit fee of applies - see Local Laws fees and charges

A fee exemption will only be given to applicants who are either:

  • residents of Maroondah City Council
  • school groups or students (that reside or attend school within Maroondah City Council)

Approved sites

  • Main Street, Croydon (outside 134-136 Main Street, Croydon)
  • Main Street, Croydon (outside 131 Main Street, Croydon)
  • Main Street, Croydon (outside 97 Main Street, Croydon)
  • Heathmont Shopping Precinct, Canterbury Road, Heathmont
  • Railway Ave, Ringwood East
  • Exeter Road/Maroondah Hwy, Croydon North
  • Mc Adam Square, Croydon North (Outside No. 28)
  • Mc Adam Square, Croydon North (Outside No. 40)
  • North Ringwood Shopping Precinct, Warrandyte Rd/Oban Rd, Ringwood North

Permitted performance times

  • 7am to 1pm
  • 1pm to 5pm
  • 5pm to 11pm

The permit application form provides a list of conditions.  If you have any questions contact Council on 1300 88 22 33.