Licences & Permissions
The following is a list of Licences and Permissions relating to Manly Council:
Banners in Manly
If you want to hang a banner in Manly, you will need to read these conditions
Banner Hanging Application Form _July 2016 to June 2017 (645.69 KB)
Busking in Manly
Busking licenses can't be issued on the spot. Applications can take up to 2 business days to process
Busking Conditions of Use (78.81 KB)
Busking Parental Consent Form
To be filled out in conjunction with the Manly Council Busking Licence Application
Busking Parental Consent Form (48.33 KB)
Events - Corso Charity / Community Groups
Conditions and Guidelines for charities and communities wishing to use the Corso.
Corso Charity Application Form _July 2016 to June 2017 (604.36 KB)
Events - Corso Entertainment
Conditions and Guidelines for performance groups wishing to use the John Speight Stage, Manly Corso.
Corso Entertainment Application Form _July 2016 to June 2017 (573.74 KB)
Events - Guidelines
With around 8 million visitors each year and consistently voted as one of the top 10 beaches in Australia - including best urban beach in Australia and best beach overall in NSW - Manly and its environs is a very popular location for event organisers and promoters. To ensure public events and promotions are organized well, safely and with the best outcome in mind for everyone, all events in Manly must be submitted in accordance with the Special Events Applications Guidelines.
Special Event Application Guidelines _July 2016 to June 2017 (334.97 KB)
Events - Waste Management Application Form
Events - Waste Management Application form for Public Events
Event Waste Management Form (82.86 KB)
Events - Waste Management Guidelines
Council’s Policy for Waste Minimisation and Management at Public Events.
Event Waste Management Guideline (3.95 MB)
Flag Hanging in Manly
Flags may be displayed along Manly beachfront promenade and along the street at North and South Steyne for the purpose of promoting an event or activity taking place in the local area. Please refer to application form for conditions of use.
Flag Hanging Application Form_August 2016 (792.28 KB)
Footpath Trading Approval to Display Goods Application Form
Display of Articles on Footpath (46.52 KB)
Outdoor Eating Area - Application
Application for Outdoor Eating (except Rialto Square) - Please note this form is valid from 1 July 2015.
Application For Outdoor Eating Area Approval (51.25 KB)
Outdoor Eating Area - Application for Renewal
Application for Renewal Outdoor Eating Area (including Rialto Square) - Please note this form is valid from 1 July 2015.
CS 16 Application for Renewal of Outdoor Eating Area FORM (65.86 KB)
Outdoor Eating Area - Application Rialto Square
Application for Outdoor Eating Rialto Square - Please note this form is valid from 1 July 2015.
Application For Outdoor Eating Area Licence Rialto Square (53.38 KB)
Outdoor Eating Area - Application Transfer of Outdoor Eating Area Licence Rialto Square
Application Transfer of Outdoor Eating Area Licence (Rialto Square only) - Please note this form is valid from 1 July 2015.
Application For Transfer of Outdoor Eating Rialto Square (41.75 KB)
Outdoor Eating Area - Transfer Application Form
Application for Transfer of Outdoor Eating Area (except Rialto Square) - Please note this form is valid from 1 July 2015.
Application for transfer of outdoor eating area approval (41.53 KB)
Consent to use a Portion of Road Reserve (Sections 138 & 139, Roads Act, 1993)
Consent to use a portion of road reserve (190.15 KB)
Standing Plant Application
This application is to be used if you wish to place a crane, scissor lift, cherry picker or another form plant on public land. A permit must be obtained from Council prior to the placement of any plant in a public place.
Standing Plant Application Form (212.49 KB)