Permit to Establish an Outdoor Dining Facility - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to operate a food or beverage business and propose to place, erect or construct furniture or goods outside your premises on a footpath, road or reserve or any other public place to encourage outdoor street dining.

Furniture includes but is not limited to:

  • Tables;
  • Chairs;
  • Umbrellas;
  • Screens;
  • Portable heaters;
  • Awnings;
  • Lighting; or
  • Planter boxes.

Your local Council may have dimension requirements that must be maintained for pedestrian movement along the footpath.

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 permit you must have public liability insurance and product liability insurance ($10 million minimum).

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$62.00

On-street dining and vending licence.

Application$35.00

Use of footpaths for outdoor dining, per square metre.

Forms

Other resources

Administering agency

Kingborough Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 (Tasmania)

Local law(s) name

Roads, Parking and Stormwater By-Law 4 2011

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Kingborough Council


Operating address:
15 Channel Highway
Kingston
Tas 7050
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 1
Kingston
Tas 7050

Phone:

03 6211 8200

Fax:

03 6211 8211
kc@kingborough.tas.gov.au

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