Stationary vehicle/stall and roadside vending (Logan) - Queensland


This licence is required for anyone selling goods from a premises or a vehicle to a person who has not contracted for the supply of goods.

It is required for:

  • roadside stalls
  • mobile itinerant vending vehicles
  • the distribution of advertising publications on public land.

If you are selling food, a separate application is also required for the operation of a food business.


Service type


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


This licence is renewed annually and attracts an annual fee.


All fees are listed on the application form.

Local law(s) name

Local Law 12 (Council Property and Other Public Places) 2003

Local Law 9 (Licensing) 1999

Subordinate Local Law 9.3 (Itinerant Vending) 1999

Application process

Submit a completed Application for a permit business on a public place - stall, busking, touting or distribution of business advertising publications to council.

Application forms and information kits are available from council's website.

Prior to submitting your application you should:

  • ensure the site has relevant Development Approval to prevent the application being delayed
  • obtain written approval from the Department of Transport and Main Roads. Please note: this is only required if your business is on a state controlled road.

Additional information

State controlled roads:

If you are operating on state-controlled roads, contact the Department of Transport and Main Roads for information on the State Government roadside vending policy.

Non residential property search:

To establish the viability of purchasing a business, it is strongly recommended that the potential purchaser apply for non-residential property information. This search may provide the potential purchaser with either a database report or inspection of the business for legal compliance pursuant to the relevant legislation.

Pre-lodgement meetings:

Council provides a pre-lodgement meeting service.

Administering agency

Logan City Council

Contact details

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

Logan City Council

Operating address: 150 Wembley Road
Logan Central, Queensland 4114
Mailing address: PO Box 3226
Logan City DC, Queensland 4114
Phone: 07 3412 3412
Fax: 07 3412 3444
Website: Logan City Council (Opens in new window)