Permit for an Outdoor Eating Area in a Street or Public Place (Alfresco Dining) - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to provide 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 the use of patrons.

This permit covers a specified portion of an adjoining street or public place.

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:

  • Hold current public indemnity insurance policy for not less than $10 million;
  • Provide the Council with a plan and specification of the proposed eating area on a scale of 1:50 showing the position of tables, chairs and structures proposed to be provided in the proposed outdoor eating facility; and the location and dimensions of the proposed outdoor eating facility;
  • Provide the Council with a plan and specification of the proposed outdoor eating facility and the area incorporated within 30 metres beyond the boundaries of the proposed eating area on a scale of 1:200 showing the location of all carriageways, footpaths, public facilities, public places, streets and street alignments; and
  • Provide the Council with colour photographs or brochures of the tables, chairs and other structures intended to be used in the proposed outdoor eating facility.

Duration

12 months.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication

$220 plus $50 per chair.

Transfer$75.00
RenewRenewal

$50 plus $50 per chair.

Other resources

Administering agency

Town of Cambridge

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 (Western Australia)

Local law(s) name

Trading in Public Places Local Law 2001

Contact details

Customer Service Officer, Customer Services
Town of Cambridge


Operating address:
1 Bold Park Drive
Floreat
WA 6014
Mailing address:
PO BOX 15
Floreat, Western Australia 6014

Phone:

08 9347 6000

Fax:

08 9347 6060
mail@cambridge.wa.gov.au

Supporting information

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