Footpath dining permit (Southern Downs) - Queensland

Description

You will need this permit if you intend to put tables and chairs on the footpath for use by customers consuming food and drinks.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Before you can obtain this permit you need to have the following:

  • food business licence
  • public liability insurance
  • liquor licence from Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation, if necessary.

Prerequisites

Duration

Council determines the length of this approval.

Fees

Contact council to determine applicable fees.

Local law(s) name

Southern Downs Regional Council - Local Law 1 (Administration) 2011

Southern Downs Regional Council - Subordinate Local Law 1.2 (Commercial Use of Local Government Controlled Areas and Roads) 2011

Application process

Contact council for more information on the current application process and relevant form.

Additional information

You require this permit if you operate any of the following types of business:

  • restaurants
  • takeaway food premises
  • cafes
  • bars
  • other food related businesses

If your business serves alcohol you must have a liquor licence. Local councils reserve the right to object to any liquor licence application, regardless of approval for outdoor dining.

Administering agency

Southern Downs Regional Council

Contact details

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

Southern Downs Regional Council

Operating address: 64 Fitzroy Street
Warwick, Queensland 4370
Mailing address: PO BOX 26
Warwick, Queensland 4370
Phone: 07 4661 0300
Fax: 07 4661 0333
Email: mail@southerndowns.qld.gov.au
Website: Southern Downs Regional Council (Opens in new window)