Buskers License Application Form

Purpose of this form

You will need to complete this form if you wish to apply for a Busking Permit. The City of Perth will review all submissions to evaluate your performance and assess the quality and performance value of your act and assign the most appropriate pitch level.

To complete this form you will need

  • Your contact details
  • An overview of your performance or act
  • The duration of your permit
  • A YouTube or Vimeo link to a video of your performance or act
  • If you want to sell merchandise

Contact details

Performance details

Please be aware, persons under 14 years of age performing in a group will be required to obtain their own permit and a parent/guardian form will need to complete upon payment at Council House.
Does your act use an amp?
Does your act use a backing track?
Is this a new application?
What permit duration would you like to apply for?
Please note, Sale of Media Permits incur an additional fee of $20 for 3 months or $45 for 12 months

We need to see a video of your performance to ensure it meets the selection criteria. Please upload your video to WeTransfer and provide the link in the field below.

WeTransfer Instructions

  1. 1. Go to www.wetransfer.com
  2. 2. Click 'Send a File' button
  3. 3. Click + button and choose your video to upload
  4. 4. Fill out BOTH fields with YOUR OWN email address
  5. 5. Click the 'Transfer' button
  6. 6. Check your email and open the email you’ve just received from WeTransfer
  7. 7. Copy the 'Download Link' and paste into the field above

Customer Authorisation

I confirm I have read and agree to abide by the associated Busking Guidelines and Conditions. I also confirm the information I have provided in this form is accurate. (A signature is not required on forms lodged electronically and submissions will be treated in accordance with the Electronic Transactions Act 2011 (WA).)

I confirm I understand that this form authorises the City of Perth to reproduce any documents associated with this application for internal purposes only.

Please be aware that the City of Perth is currently trialling new Busking Guidelines and as such, changes may be made during or after the trial period in response to feedback and evaluation. These changes may affect permit categories, pitch locations and general conditions of your busking permit. No changes will be made to permit fees during this financial year, permit cards or permit numbers issued during the trial. If any changes are made, you will be notified in writing. For information about the Busking Program Trial, please visit: engage.perth.wa.gov.au/busking-program-trial

I confirm I have read and agree to abide by the associated Busking Guidelines and Conditions. I also confirm the information I have provided in this form is accurate. (A signature is not required on forms lodged electronically and submissions will be treated in accordance with the Electronic Transactions Act 2011 (WA).)

Response Time: Up to 10 working days from date of receipt.

 

Need more help?

If you have any further questions please contact: 9461 3333 or email: info@cityofperth.wa.gov.au