Sidewalk Cafe Permit - 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:

  • complete necessary forms
  • provide your contact details
  • comply with all of City of Darwin's relevant policies
  • pay all prescribed fees.
Please ask your council for more information on eligibility requirements.


As designated.


Refer to your local council.


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2008 Northern Territory

Local law(s) name

Darwin City Council By-Laws 1994

Additional information

Refer to your council for details to be submitted.

Administering agency

City of Darwin

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:

Technical Officer

City of Darwin

Phone: 08 8930 0300