Approval to Sell Goods or Services from a Temporary Store - Wollongong City 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 $330.00

Mobile food vans. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All -

Market stalls (part day or evening events):

  • food stalls - $150.00
  • other stalls (e.g. face painting) - $95.00
  • electricity fee - $184.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All -

Market stalls (Australia Day or full day festivals, excluding Viva):

  • food stall (3m x 3m) - $185.00
  • food stall (3m x 6m) - $230.00
  • other stall (3m x 3m) - $120.00
  • other stall (3m x 6m) - $150.00
  • stall or mobile van (8m x 9m) - $320.00
  • electricity fee - $184.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All -

Further fees may apply. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 New South Wales

Regulation(s) name

Local Government (General) Regulations 2021 New South Wales

Administering agency

Wollongong City Council

Contact details

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