Approval to Place or Display Items on or Near a Public Road - Berrigan Shire Council - New South Wales


The use or occupation of footpaths to place or display items is regulated by the Council.

This includes having any article, item, product or sign (whether for sale or otherwise) either:

  • on a public road
  • near a public road
  • outside a shop window or doorway abutting a public road
  • beneath an awning over a public road.

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


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

You do not need to pay any fees if your business meets the principles.


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 New South Wales

Administering agency

Berrigan Shire Council

Contact details

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