Roadside Vendor Permit - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to sell items or food from a roadside vehicle, market, fair or stall. You must ensure that the land being used for roadside vending activities is designated for such use.

In the case of the sale of food from a vehicle, inspection and approval from your Council will be required. Specific guidelines apply on how to operate a mobile food vending business and your Council can provide guidance on how to comply Tasmanian food safety legislation.

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

If you intend to sell food, you will have to ensure that you:

  • Obtain appropriate food business registration; and
  • Comply with the Food Standards Code.

You may also be required to hold public and products liability insurance cover. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$25.00

Plus $12.50 per square metre.

Other resources

Administering agency

Devonport City Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 (Tasmania)

Local law(s) name

Street Trading By-Law 1 2010

Contact details

Enquiries Officer, By-Laws Unit
Devonport City Council


Operating address:
17 Fenton Way
Devonport, Tasmania 7310
Mailing address:
PO BOX 604
Devonport, Tasmania 7310

Phone:

03 6424 0511

Fax:

03 6424 9649
council@devonport.tas.gov.au

Website:

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