Street Trader's Permit - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to trade in public places. A public place includes any street reserve, parking station or private property that the public have access too.

Trading includes selling or hiring of goods, wares, merchandise or services or offering goods, wares, merchandise, services for sale or hire, in a street or other public place. It also covers displaying goods, wares or merchandise for the purpose of offering them for sale or hire, inviting offers for sale or hire, soliciting orders or carrying out any other transaction.

You may not require this permit if you are operating from a stall licensed by the council, or at a licensed street market.

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.

Exemptions

Charity organisations may be exempt from holding this type of permit.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit you must submit:

  • Details of the number of assistants to be employed in the trading at any one time;
  • A plan of the proposed location or a description of the route or areas along in which the you intend to trade;
  • Details of the proposed goods or services to be traded under the trading permit;
  • The name and address of the person responsible for complying with any terms and conditions of the licence; and
  • Information on any public risk insurance that may be required to be obtained.

Duration

As specified on permit.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$330.00
Licence

Licence fees will vary according to the time and intensity. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for a Street Trader's Permit - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Shire of Broome

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 (Western Australia)

Local law(s) name

Trading, Outdoor Dining and Street Entertainment Local Law 2003

Contact details

Enquiries Officer, Shire Administration Centre
Shire of Broome


Operating address:
Cnr Weld and Haas Street
Broome
Western Australia 6725
Mailing address:
PO BOX 44
Broome, Western Australia 6725

Phone:

08 91913456

Fax:

08 91913455
shire@broome.wa.gov.au

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