Sidewalk Cafe Permit - Katherine Town Council - Northern Territory


This permit is required to place tables and chairs on the footpath outside a restaurant for the use of patrons.

Please ask your council for further information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible, you must:

  • operate a food outlet and the side walk caf?? must be adjacent
  • provide sturdy and easily cleaned furniture
  • provide at least one bin for each 4 tables
  • maintain a public risk policy of insurance of not less than $10,000,00.




Common Fees details for this service in table format.

Type Amount Description
Application $149.79

Side walk caf??s fee per table and 4 chairs. Fees for 2020-21.

Local law(s) name

Katherine Town Council By-Laws 1998

Additional information

You may have a maximum of 4 chairs per a table and ensure that the area is not causing an obstruction.

Administering agency

Katherine Town 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:

Customer Services Officer

Katherine Town Council

Operating address: Civic Centre
Lot 1865 Stuart Highway
Katherine, Northern Territory, 0851
Mailing address: PO BOX 1071
Katherine, Northern Territory 0851
Phone: 08 8972 5500
Phone: 08 8950 0500
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