Approval to Engage in a Trade or Business on Community Land - Berrigan Shire Council - New South Wales


The use or occupation of footpaths for engaging in a trade or business is regulated by the Council.

A trade or business is any profession, trade or employment which includes the hiring or selling of goods, services, wares or merchandise.

If your business meets a few straight-forward principles, then:

  • no formal approval is required from the Council for use or occupation of footpaths, approval will be deemed to be granted
  • no application is required to made to the Council for use or occupation of footpaths
  • no rent or other charge will be applied by the Council for use or occupation of footpaths.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please refer to the resources for information on the principles.


As specified


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Task Type Business Structure Description
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You do not need to pay any fees if your business meets the principles.


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Local Government (General) Regulations 2021 New South Wales

Administering agency

Berrigan Shire Council

Contact details

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