Outdoor dining permit (North Burnett) - 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

North Burnett Regional Council - Local Law 1 (Administration) 2011

North Burnett Regional 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 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

North Burnett Regional Council

Contact details

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

North Burnett Regional Council

Operating address: 34 Capper Street
Gayndah, Queensland 4625
Mailing address: PO BOX 390
Gayndah, Queensland 4625
Phone: 1300 696 272
Fax: 07 4161 1425
Email: admin@northburnett.qld.gov.au
Website: North Burnett Regional Council (Opens in new window)