Portable signs

Portable signage placed in public areas or on footpaths can become a hazard to the public and are generally not permitted where:

  • The sign is likely to obstruct line of sight along a thoroughfare
  • It may create a hazard to any person using the thoroughfare.

Portable signage can include:

  • Home open signs
  • Visual message boards (VMBs)
  • Advertising signs*.

*Advertising signs are not permitted on footpaths, thoroughfares or any location within the City as they can create a hazard to the public.