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

In order to be eligible for this permit, you must:

  • Hold a Certificate of Registration regarding the premises;
  • Pay the prescribed fees; and
  • Submit the required documentation.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$5.10

Street dining permit, per chair, per month.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Permit to Establish an Outdoor Dining Facility - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Burnie City Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 (Tasmania)

Local law(s) name

Street Dining By-Law 14 2009

Contact details

Enquiries Officer, By-Laws Unit
Burnie City Council


Operating address:
80 Wilson Street
Burnie, Tasmania 7320
Mailing address:
PO BOX 973
Burnie, Tasmania 7320

Phone:

03 6430 5700

Fax:

03 6431 3896
burnie@burnie.net

Website:

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