Outdoor dining permit (Banana) - Queensland


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


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.



Council determines the length of this approval.


Contact council to determine applicable fees.

Local law(s) name

Banana Shire Council - Local Law 1 (Administration) 2011

Banana Shire Council - Subordinate Local Law 1 (Administration) 2011

Application process

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

Additional information

You may 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. Council reserves the right to object to any liquor licence application, regardless of approval for outdoor dining.

This permit may be revoked at any time.

Administering agency

Banana Shire Council

Contact details

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

Banana Shire Council

Operating address: Shire Chambers
62 Valentine Plains Road
Biloela, Queensland 4715
Mailing address: PO Box 412
Queensland 4715
Phone: 07 4992 9500
Fax: 07 4992 3493
Email: enquiries@banana.qld.gov.au
Website: Banana Shire Council (Opens in new window)