St Jerome’s Laneway Festival in Melbourne in 2020 is a licensed 16+ event

So that we can provide a secure and safe environment for everyone, we are implementing our Youth Policy for 2020, which will form part of our Conditions of Entry

All patrons under the age of 18-years old MUST be accompanied and supervised, at all times, by a responsible adult. 

All guardians / responsible adults MUST also hold a valid ticket to Laneway Melbourne 2020.

All Youth ticket holders will be encouraged to register their responsible adult prior to the event, to avoid delays doing it at the gates upon arrival. 

The minimum age requirement to attend St Jerome’s Laneway Festival in Melbourne for 2020 will be 16 years of age (that is, 16 years as at the date of the event: Saturday 08 February 2020). 

Accepted ID for 16 and 17 year olds attending St Jerome’s Laneway Festival in Melbourne will be as follows: 

  1. Australian Photo Driver’s Licence or Learner’s Permit; or 
  2. Passport (either current or expired less than 2 years ago and has not been cancelled); or 
  3. KEYPASS Photo ID Card or equivalent Proof of Age Card (**see below); or
  4. Australian Birth Certificate (copy is okay) PLUS a Current Photo ID (eg student card). We must be able to verify both your age and your photo ID, we cannot accept one without the other. 

Anyone who fails to present an Accepted ID upon entry will not be allowed into St Jerome’s Laneway Festival. No refunds will be processed for anyone who is denied entry because they did not bring Accepted ID

The Conditions of Entry and Ticketing Terms & Conditions apply to everyone attending St Jerome’s Laneway Festival. Promoter reserves the right to evict any persons engaging in illegal activities (for 16 and 17 years olds, this includes trying to purchase or consuming alcohol). 

** Proof of Age Card issued by an interstate government authority, such as: 

NSW residents: NSW Proof of Age Card or a NSW Photo Card issued by RMS (Roads & Maritimes Services).

WA residents: WA Photo Card issued by WA Department of Transport.