Business & local laws

View our local and subordinate local laws. View the Local Government Toolbox and find out about legislation changes, permits and licence information. Also find details on busking and activities on Council controlled road or land.

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Local laws and subordinate local laws applicable to our region are available on the Department of Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning local laws database. Register of local laws & subordinate local laws (section 31 Local Government Act 2009): ...
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The Local Government Toolbox provides information on legislation changes, Council documentation and business problems that may have been solved by someone else. Business and community groups can access up-to-date information in a user-friendly online format. ...
Council is proud of its Central Business District precincts and open space areas, therefore, is keen for residents and visitors alike to avail themselves of a relaxed shopping/dining/town visit experience within a safe and harmonious environment. Under Subordinate Local Law No.4 (Local Government Controlled Areas, Facilities and Roads) 2011, busking is permitted, subject to public safety/enjoyment requirements. Busking is a musical or theatrical performance undertaken by a person: ...
Real estate signs A real estate sign is a temporary advertisement to facilitate the sale, auction, leasing or letting of properties. Conditions for the use of real estate signs Must be a temporary advertisement displayed on the site to which such advertisement relates. Must be removed within 14 days of the property being sold, leased or let. Must have a maximum area of 2.4m² for a residential property and 3.0m² for a commercial or industrial property. Must be limited ...
This guide is to assist in meeting the requirements and completing the applications within Local Law 1.12, (Operation of a Temporary Entertainment Event) 1.14 (Undertaking a Regulated Activity on Local Government Controlled Roads or Areas) and 1.2 (Commercial Use of Local Government Controlled Roads or Areas) The information provided in this Event Management Planning Guide has been compiled for your convenience. Toowoomba Regional Council makes no warranties about the accuracy or ...
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