All fees have been set to recover the direct and indirect costs associated with the maintenance and management of National Land.

Application Fees
Private Event booking fee $50
Public Event application fee $100

All venue hire fees are per day
Bump in and bump out days are charged at 50% of the venue fee
Commercial rates available upon request

Venue Hire Fees
Aspen Island
Exclusive Use $2060
Not for Profit $510
Commonwealth Park West
Exclusive Use
Zone 1 $780
Zone 2 $900
Zone 3 $720
Main Vista $1660
Stage 88 Grassland $1700
Not for Profit
Zone 1 $195
Zone 2 $225
Zone 3 $180
Main Vista $415
Stage 88 Grassland $425
Commonwealth Place
Exclusive Use
East $1520
West $1540
Not for Profit
East $380
West $385
Cupped Square
Exclusive Use $1060
Not for Profit $265
East/West Lawns
Exclusive Use
East $2120
West $2100
Not for Profit
East $530
West $525
John Dunmore Lang Place
Exclusive Use
East $1840
West $1940
Not for Profit
East $460
West $485
Kings Park
Exclusive Use
Zone 1 $3100
Zone 2 $470
Zone 3 $1120
Not for Profit
Zone 1 $775
Zone 2 $117
Zone 3 $280
House of Representatives Gardens
Exclusive Use $2800
Not for Profit $700
Senate Gardens
Exclusive Use $3000
Not for Profit $750
Patrick White Lawns
Exclusive Use
East $1500
West $1320
Not for Profit
East $375
West $330
Rond Terrace
Exclusive Use
Main Vista $2020
West $1280
Not for Profit
Main Vista $505
West $320
Amendment, Late and Cancellation fees
Cancellation
8 Weeks or more from bump in date
50% of fee   Unless otherwise specified in the venue hire agreement
Cancellation
4 -8 Weeks from bump in date
75% of fee   Unless otherwise specified in the venue hire agreement
Cancellation
4 Weeks or less from bump in date
100% of fee   Unless otherwise specified in the venue hire agreement
Late application fee $250 Applications received 8 weeks or less from  bump in date
Amendment fee $150 per amendment Fee will be applied to each amendment after the issue of the Permit, Works approval or Venue Hire Agreement.
Works Approval fees
Works approval schedule of fees
Other Fees and Charges
Key Bond $500 Per Key
Kiosk Hire
Old Parliament House Gardens
$150 Flat rate per booking (4 hour maximum)
Stage 88 $1000 Not-for-profit rate available upon request
Lake Closure $1000 - $2000 Per day at the discretion of the NCA
Subject to Water Police endorsement
Utilities Cost Recovery Meter Readings will be made at the beginning and end of an event
Road Closure Notice $500 Under Roads and Public Places Ordinance 1937, road closures must be published in a newspaper
Remediation Cost Recovery  
Asset repair or replacement Cost Recovery  
After hours call out of an NCA officer $100 Per hour
Subject to change
Carillion performance $300  
Banner Hire
Regatta Point
$110 Works approval fee
$310 Per Banner – 1 week hire
$100 Per banner – subsequent weekly hire
Lighting of NCA Landmarks:
National Carillion
Bowen Place
Kings Avenue Overpass Handrail
$660 Per colour change
Maximum 7 day booking