Hawker's Permit - Australian Capital Territory


You will need this permit if you sell or offer to sell goods on public land, either carried on your person or on a vehicle.

You must hold this permit if trading in a location for longer than 30 minutes.

Please use the contact details below to find out more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

You must have public liability insurance of a minimum of $20,000,000 (twenty million dollars), specifically covering the area proposed to be utilised on public unleased land.

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


3 years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees are listed on the attached document.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Public Place Permit (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Public Unleased Land Act 2013 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Access Canberra

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Hawker's Permit

Access Canberra

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Mailing address: GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6207 2343
Email: liquor@act.gov.au