Approval for Outdoor Dining in a Public Place - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this approval if you intend to use a footpath for restaurant purposes.

This includes an alfresco dining area in a street or public place. An alfresco dining area is an outside eating area adjoining a shop, cafe or restaurant where tables, chairs and other structures are provided for use by patrons whilst consuming food or drinks.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval you will need to provide details such as the location of the premises and any relevant Development Consents or Construction Certificates for any structures that you intend to erect.

The minimum public liability insurance indemnity for this approval is $10,000,000.

Please consult directly with the Council for information on any eligibility requirements specific to your approval.

Duration

As specified on the approval (not exceeding 7 years).

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$180.25
Variation$118.45
MiscellaneousFurther fees will apply according to location. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Administering agency

Cumberland Council

Act(s) name

Roads Act 1993 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Cumberland Council


Operating address:
16 Memorial Avenue
Merrylands, New South Wales 2160
Mailing address:
PO BOX 118
Auburn, New South Wales 1835

Phone:

02 9840 9840

Fax:

02 9840 9734
council@cumberland.nsw.gov.au

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