Approval to Sell Goods or Services from a Temporary Store - Richmond Valley Council - New South Wales


You may need approval to sell any goods from a stall or vehicle in a public place. Examples of the sort of activities that require approval include:

  • selling goods from a vehicle or stand
  • temporary food stalls
  • mobile food vendors.

Please be aware that this approval is generally sought for temporary events such as festivals and shows. In some cases, temporary events may also require development consent.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the council to identify any eligibility requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $318.50

Activities on a footpath annual fee. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $145.50

Singular activity on a footpath. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All -

Market food stall holders approval fees per site per annum:

  • category 1 - on site preparation - $157.00
  • category 2 - one-step preparation - $94.00
  • category 3 - pre-wrapped and fruit and vegetables - $65.00
  • special event food stalls - $78.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Inspection All $46.00

Approval fee. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All $315.00

Mobile food vendors annual fee. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All $42.50

Roadside stall (fruit and vegetables) fee per month. Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Local Government (General) Regulations 2021 New South Wales

Administering agency

Richmond Valley Council

Contact details

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