To make door-to-door charitable collections, you need to apply for a Door-to-door Collection Permit.

Council allows four appeals each year:

  • Royal Children's Hospital Good Friday Appeal
  • Salvation Army Red Shield Appeal
  • Australian Red Shield Appeal
  • Epilepsy Foundation.

Each door-knock appeal is held only once a year.

Other charitable organisations can apply for a Door-to-door Collection Permit, however, it's important to note that Council only allows 1 door-knock appeal each month.

How to apply

You need to submit your application at least 10 days before you want to start your collection.

Apply for a Door-to-door Collection Permit

We'll assess your application and email your permit if it's successful. We'll contact you if we need more information.

For more information, contact Local Laws on 9278 4444.

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