Roadside vending approval - Lockyer Valley Regional Council - Queensland

Description

You will need approval to conduct roadside vending. Roadside vending refers to the commercial supply of goods or services on or next to a road and can involve both mobile roadside vending and stationary roadside vending.

Any stall, booth, stand, tables, chairs or standing vehicle set up on any road for the purpose of carrying on any business requires an approval from council.

If you are operating on state-controlled roads, you will need to contact the department in charge of state roads for information on the state government roadside vending policy.

This approval does not apply to footpath dining activities.

Service type

Licence

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

Prerequisites

Ongoing eligibility requirements

Your local council will monitor all roadside vending through a routine inspection program.

Fees

Common Fees details for this service in table format.

Type Amount Description
Miscellaneous $370.00 Design assessment.

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $1640.00 Stationary roadside vending not associated with adjoining commercial / rural operation.
Apply Application All $62.00 Stationary roadside vending associated with adjoining commercial business.
Apply Application All $1640.00 Mobile roadside vending.
Transfer Transfer All $185.00 -
Vary Variation All $185.00 Amendment fee.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2009 Queensland

Local law(s) name

Lockyer Valley Regional Council - Local Law 1 (Administration) 2011 - PDF (Opens in new window)

Subordinate Local Law No. 1.2 (Commercial Use of Local Government Controlled Areas and Roads) 2011

Lodgement process

Lodge

To gain roadside vending approval, you must:

  • complete the application form
  • submit a site plan
  • pay the prescribed fee.

You also must take out public liability insurance to a minimum value of $10 million and name your local council as an interested party. A copy of this document must be submitted before your application is given approval.

Administering agency

Lockyer Valley Regional Council

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Lockyer Valley Regional Council

Operating address: 26 Railway Street
Gatton, Queensland 4343
Mailing address: PO BOX 82
Gatton, Queensland 4343
Phone: 1300 005 872
Fax: 07 5462 3269
Email: mailbox@lvrc.qld.gov.au
Website: Lockyer Valley Regional Council (Opens in new window)