Markets and laneway events can be a great way to bring together the community, support local and share the vibrancy of this City.

Anyone wanting to activate a laneway needs to apply for a Laneways permit.

For more information on markets and laneways, download the guidelines:

Please also ensure you apply for an Occupancy Permit for a Place of Public Entertainment.

Long-term markets

On-going markets with four or more events will need to submit a major events and markets expression of interest.

Short-term market permits

Short-term markets (less than four dates) can apply throughout the year.

Long-term market applications must apply through the annual Expression of Interest process. Details can be found in the Event and Market Guidelines (PDF 716 KB).

Contact us

Our Events Services team is here to help.

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Post: Event Services, City of Port Phillip, Private Bag 3 St Kilda, Victoria, Australia 3182