Commercial outdoor fitness permit

If you would like to conduct commercial fitness programs on council reserves or foreshores, you will need to council approval.

Application form must be submitted 4 weeks before intended use.

We aim to support all requests, however in some instances the proposed activity or event may not be deemed appropriate and therefore may not be approved.

Hard copy

Step 1.Before you start

Download and read the FAQs and pre-approved site list(PDF, 83KB)

Step 2.Download and complete the application form

Application form(PDF, 71KB)

Step 3.Attach the required documents

  • Evidence of registration with a recognised fitness peak body such as Fitness Australia or Physical Activity Australia relevant to the intended activities.
  • Minimum qualification of ‘Certificate 4 Fitness’
  • Professional indemnity insurance for a minimum of $5 million and public liability insurance to a minimum of $20 million per single accident/event.
  • Current senior first aid certificate.
  • Current National Police Clearance for all instructors to be involved in the activity.

Step 4.Submit the form


Permits and Licences Officer
City of Onkaparinga
PO Box 1
Noarlunga Centre SA 5168

08 8382 8744

Step 5.Arrange payment

You will receive an invoice once the application is processed.

To pay, drop in to any of our council offices or call 8384 0666 and ask to speak with the front counter staff.