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Advertising signs for your business

You may require a permit to display signage for your business.

Types of Signs

Advertising Signs on Private Land

You can apply to Council to put up a temporary, mobile or permanent sign. When we review your application, we will consider its structure and location on a building or property.

Contact Council’s Planning Department on 03 5734 6200 or email to find out if you need a permit. Fees may apply.

A-Frame Signboards

A permit is required to display an advertising signboard on Council property, including footpaths and road reserves.

Advertising signboard permits expire on 30 June each year and need to be renewed.

To apply:

Tourist Signage

Tourist signs gives visitors directions to tourist attractions and accommodation. Tourist signs on local roads are managed by Council, and by VicRoads for all VicRoads managed roads.

To talk about signs on all council managed roads, contact our Engineering Services Department on 03 5734 6200.

Township Entrance Event Frames

We manage 9 tourism event promotion frames at township entrances in Broadford, Kilmore, Seymour, Wallan and Wandong. Enquiries can be directed to Council's Economic Development department.

To apply for your event to be featured on a sign:

This page was last updated on 4 September 2020.