Last Updated: Wednesday, 06 May 2020 10:15
Realestate sign

A real estate sign is a temporary, non-illuminated advertising device which promotes the sale, auction, lease or letting of premises. Real estate signs encompasses both the ‘for sale signs’ and ‘directional signs’ which agents display on a private property.

An application for the installation of real estate signs and real estate directional signs is required to be submitted before a 12 month approval will be issued. 


How to apply for an approval

Use one of the forms below to apply for approval if required.

Real estate and directional real estate signs are required to meet general and prescribed criteria/requirements (see the blue sliders).

General conditions

If you are unable to comply with all of the general criteria above, the following criteria will be considered when deciding whether to approve the display of a free-standing sign by reference to the size of the advertising device.

Prescribed criteria

Prescribed criteria for real estate signs

Prescribed criteria for real estate directional signs


Application fee

An application fee is applicable to any application made for:

If the application requires a fee to be paid, moneys must be paid when the application is submitted.  Applications will be assessed once payment has been made.

Full fee details and amounts can be located in our fees and charges.