Advertising Signs in Parks and Gardens

If you have an event that you would like to promote in Yarra a real estate board might be a good option.

Council manages several locations for temporary signage boards in partnership with local real-estate agencies, in order to promote events and projects run by local Not for Profit organisations.

To apply please complete an application form or email

Conditions for Erecting Signs

Display Duration
The display period for a temporary sign will be a maximum of 14 days.

The following groups are eligible to apply for approval to erect a temporary community advertising sign:

  • Local non-profit community groups which meet Council’s strategic directions as specified in the Council Plan
  • City of Yarra schools and pre-schools
  • City of Yarra service clubs.

Sign Specifications

  • Fixed, rigid signs (Real Estate type) are permitted to have a display surface area of five square metres or less
  • Banners are to have a display surface area of five square metres or less
  • Banners are not permitted to be attached to any vegetation

Content of Signs
The content of the sign must be submitted to Council for approval with the application.

Sponsorship identification on community signs is not to exceed 20% of the sign display area. Signs which display sponsorship or advertising relating to tobacco or gambling associated activities, events or organisations, will not be approved.

Public Liability Insurance
The applicant shall have liability insurance of $10 million and will provide Council with an insurance certificate of currency upon application.