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 Consents or Construction Certificates for any structures that you intend to erect.

The minimum public liability insurance indemnity for this approval is $10,000,000.

Please consult directly with the Council for information on any eligibility requirements specific to your approval.

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 $200.00

Fee is applicable to any commercial licence application. Not for Profit applications are exempted from this fee.

Apply Application All $290.00

Council owned and maintained structure per square metre per annum. This fee is only applicable where council owns and maintains a covered structure within which the dining is made available.

Apply Application All $40.00

All other outdoor dining areas per square metre per annum. Fee is payable on a per square metre of outdoor dining space.

Apply Miscellaneous All - Further fees will apply according to location. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Forms

Act(s) name

Roads Act 1993 New South Wales

Administering agency

Cumberland Council

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:

Enquiries Officer

Cumberland Council

Operating address: 16 Memorial Avenue
Merrylands, New South Wales 2160
Mailing address: PO BOX 42
Merrylands, New South Wales 2160
Phone: 02 8757 9000
Fax: 02 9840 9734
Email: council@cumberland.nsw.gov.au
Website: Cumberland Council (Opens in new window)