Approval for Outdoor Dining in a Public Place - New South Wales

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to use a footpath for restaurant purposes.

This includes 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 use by patrons whilst consuming food or drinks.

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 approval you will need to provide details such as the location of the premises and any relevant development consent, complying development or construction certificates for any structures that you intend to erect.

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

Duration

As specified on the approval (not exceeding 7 years).

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $111.00

Per square metre for Inner City.

Apply Application All $58.00

Per square metre for Outer City.

Apply Application All $160.00

Installation of outdoor dining markers per outdoor dining approval.

Forms

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Outdoor Trading Policy - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Roads Act 1993 NSW

Administering agency

Newcastle City Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Newcastle City Council

Operating address: City Administration Centre, 282 King Street
Newcastle
NSW 2300
Mailing address: PO BOX 489
Newcastle, New South Wales 2300
Phone: 02 4974 2000
Fax: 02 4974 2222
Email: mail@ncc.nsw.gov.au