Apply for community event signs

You can apply to erect a temporary sign on Council land to promote community events. This includes educational, cultural, religious, social or recreational events.

We will not approve signs that:

  • promote membership drives or enrolments
  • contain any entrance fees or costs
  • are not properly and professionally installed at an approved location.

Where can signs be placed?

Site Location Suburb

McDonald Reserve

Van Ness Avenue and Raleigh Road


Bassett Reserve

Geelong Road

West Footscray

Braybrook Park

Churchill Avenue and Adamson Street


Bassett Reserve

Essex Street


Cranwell Reserve

Cranwell Street


Angliss Reserve

Cnr Francis and Roberts Streets


Cambridge Reserve

Cnr Mitchell and Cambridge Streets


Island Site

Cnr Ballarat Road and Droop Street


Front of 7-Eleven

Cnr Somerville and Williamstown Roads


Island Site

Cnr South Road and Duke Street



What documents do you need to apply?

  • A copy of the sign art work and description.
  • A copy of the public liability insurance policy (with a minimum amount of $10,000,000.00), or a certificate from the company that is erecting the sign. The policy must be valid for the period of the permit and must indemnify Maribyrnong City Council.

How do you apply?

For more details, please read our Community event signs information pack(PDF, 761KB)