prerequisites to obtaining this authority:
food business licence
public liability insurance
liquor licence from Liquor Licensing Division, Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation, if applicable
approval from Department of Natural Resources and Mines for any fixed structures on road reserves.
Public Land (Local Law and Subordinate Local Law No. 20):
Both new and existing operators will be required to apply for and be granted a permit under Council's Local Law and Subordinate Local Law No. 20 Commercial Use of Roads, to operate outdoor dining on public land. In addition to meeting the design elements outlined in section 10.0, you will be required to take out and maintain public liability insurance to Council's satisfaction (see section 6.0 subsection 7.0).
Private Land (Sustainable Planning Act):
Both new and existing operators of outdoor dining on private land also need to meet the design elements outlined in section 10.0 of this policy.
New Material Change of Use applications, which incorporate outdoor dining, will, as a condition of approval, be required to achieve certain design conditions based on the elements outlined in section 10.0 of this policy. Holders of existing development approvals (which incorporate outdoor dining) should also ensure their outdoor dining areas comply with the provisions of this policy.
Self-assessable land uses which incorporate outdoor dining are still required to comply with the provisions of this policy.