Outdoor Dining (Townsville) - Queensland

Service summary

You will need this permit if you intend to put tables and chairs on the footpath for use by customers consuming food and drinks.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements


Before you can obtain this permit you need to have the following:

  • food business licence
  • public liability insurance
  • liquor licence from Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation, if necessary.

Prerequisites

Duration

Council determines the length of this approval.

Fees

Contact council to determine applicable fees.

Application

You can obtain this permit by completing an Application for an outdoor dining permit and submitting it to council.


Additional information

You may require this permit if you operate any of the following types of business:

  • restaurants
  • takeaway food premises
  • cafes
  • bars
  • other food related businesses

If your business serves alcohol you must have a liquor licence. Council reserves the right to object to any liquor licence application, regardless of approval for outdoor dining.

Administering agency

Townsville City Council

Contact details

Townsville City Council


Operating address:
103 Walker Street
Townsville, Queensland 4810
Mailing address:
PO BOX 1268
Townsville, Queensland 4810

Phone:

1300 878 001

Fax:

07 4727 9050
enquiries@townsville.qld.gov.au

Website:

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Supporting information

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