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Application for 100% Seated Capacity

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Venue details

* indicates a required field.

About the venue

This form is to enable indoor and outdoor seated theatres, cinemas, concert venues, places of worship, funeral homes, stadiums and arenas to apply for 100 per cent seated capacity.

Public Health officers will assess your application and contact you if further information is required.

Should you need assistance in completing this form, please contact the Cultural and Tourism Development Division in the Department of State Growth: or 03 6165 6650.

This form should be completed in conjunction with the Events Framework and supporting documents (including an Events COVID-19 Safety Plan template) available at 

Type of venue * Required
Response required.
Is the Event/Service * Required
Response required.

This section is not applicable because of your response to question: "Is the Event/Service" on page 1

Must be a date. 
Must be a number.
Must be a number. 

Please detail the unseated areas of the venue, the size in square metres, and how many people at one person per two square metres. 

For example: Foyer, bar, toilets, etc. 

Unseated areaSize in square metresNumber of people
One area per line.
Must be a number. 
Must be a number. 
Must be a number. 

Congestion and queuing measures

In order for Public Health Services to be satisfied that risks have been mitigated and to allow up to 100% seated capacity in the venue, you must outline specific control measures you will implement to minimise congestion and queuing between patrons at the venue.

You should provide as much detail as possible to best facilitate the assessment process.

How will you address queuing and congestion at: 

General COVID protocols

Relevant to the assessment of the application are the COVID-safety protocols of your venue.

Document lodgement

    Please upload your venue's COVID-safety plan
      This must outline dimensions (including of foyer space), entrances and exits, bathrooms, sanitiser points etc
        Such as emergency management plan, cleaning schedules and policies, and other relevant documentation

        Other information

        You may wish to provide further information to assist in the assessment of this application.