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Where you can paint

Before you sign up for a permit please review the area you are allowed to paint below.

Permit sign up

Fill in the form below to receive a permit to paint the Permission Wall in Bidencopes Lane.

How would you like to receive your permit?

Guidelines

Before you can recieve permission, you need to read and agree to our Community Guidelines and Terms & Conditions.

View Community Guidelines

Whilst painting in Bidencopes Lane please adhere to the following guidelines:

  • Bidencopes Lane is safe space. Treat all people using the laneway equally and with respect
  • Respect other people's artwork
  • No advertising material permitted
  • No graphic images (sex, violence, or nudity)
  • No imagery or subject material likely to cause offense
  • Artwork should contribute to the ‘creative ambience’ of the City
  • Vibrance and City of Hobart reserve the right to remove imagery/material that may be deemed offensive, derogatory or unsafe.
View Terms & Conditions

By registering to use this service you are agreeing to the following terms and conditions:

  • My activity in the laneway will not result in the damage or defacement of property
  • I will ensure that my activities are conducted safely and at ground level.
  • I understand that I am producing a work in a public place. Whilst I may retain copyright of any produced works under relevant state and federal laws, Vibrance and/or City of Hobart are not responsible if a member of the public violates such laws.
  • I will dispose of waste and rubbish thoughtfully and responsibly
  • I will seek appropriate permissions and obtain necessary rights to produce/reproduce imagery
  • I will take precautions to ensure the safety to myself and general public whilst painting
  • I will take precautions to ensure the safety to surrounding property including but not limited to buildings and cars
  • I will ensure that the laneway remains accessible whilst painting
  • I will only paint on the ‘Permission Wall’ once a valid permission slip has been obtained and during the hours allocated. I will not paint outside these hours. I will carry a valid permission slip on my person to produce as proof of permission if asked.
  • I acknowledge that Vibrance and City of Hobart reserve the right to remove imagery/material that may be deemed offensive, derogatory or unsafe.

Indemnity Notice:

  • The Permit Holder is responsible for and indemnifies Council and Vibrance Festival from and against all damages, costs, losses, liabilities, expenses and claims (including in relation to any loss, damage or injury to property or person or death) arising during or after the Permit Period, in connection with or arising directly or indirectly from:
    1. the use or occupation of the laneway by the Permit Holder and its employees, contractors, agents or invitees, except to the extent caused by the negligence of Council and/or Vibrance Festival;
    2. any damage to property owned by Council, the Permit Holder or any third party, caused or contributed to by the Permit Holder or the Permit Holder’s employees, contractors, agents or invitees;
    3. any unlawful or negligent act or omission of the Permit Holder or the Permit Holder’s employees, contractors, agents or invitees in or on the laneway;
    4. any breach by the Permit Holder or the Permit Holder’s employees, contractors, agents or invitees