Council is currently in Caretaker Period until 24 October 2020.
The Mornington Peninsula is currently under Stage 4 restrictions which include a curfew from 9pm to 5am. Face coverings continue to be compulsory.
Any event or activity you wish to hold on Shire owned or managed land requires approval to do so. For information on the steps involved, visit Planning an Event.
To host a wedding ceremony on the Mornington Peninsula on public open space managed by Shire, you are required to apply for a wedding permit. To check availability, please contact the Events Team.
Permits are required for commercial filming or photo shoots on Shire owned land.
Fundraising permits are issued to charitable organisations, local non-profit groups and other organisations whose activities will benefit local community.
Designated temporary community event signage sites exist throughout the peninsula to help you promote your upcoming event or market. There are a total of 20 signage sites and 4 banner sites available.
The Council has a Marquee and Soundshell which are made available to community groups in order to assist event organiser with the provision of significant infrastructure.
For further promotion of your event, list it on our What's On list. It's Free!
If you are deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, you can contact us through the National Relay Service.
Visit: National Relay Service
TTY/voice calls: 133 677 Speak and listen: 1300 555 727 SMS relay: 0423 677 767
Open from 8.30am – 5pm Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays).
Rosebud Office90 Besgrove Street, 3939
Mornington Office2 Queen Street, 3931
Hastings Office21 Marine Parade, 3915
Somerville Office1085 Frankston-Flinders Road, within Somerville Library, 3912
Please be aware that CCTV cameras are in operation at a number of Shire buildings, including municipal offices, recreation centres and youth centres.
Mornington Peninsula Shire acknowledges and pays respect to the Bunurong / BoonWurrung people, the traditional custodians of these lands and waters