Roadside vending approval - Longreach 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

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $61.70

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for roadside vending approval - Please contact your council for information on the current application process and relevant form.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2009 Queensland

Local law(s) name

Local Law No. 1 (Administration) 2011

Subordinate Local Law No. 1.2 (Commercial Use of Local Government Controlled Areas & 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

Longreach Regional Council

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Longreach Regional Council

Operating address: 96A Eagle Street
Longreach, Queensland 4727
Mailing address: PO BOX 144
Ilfracombe, Queensland 4727
Phone: 07 4658 4111
Fax: 07 4658 4116
Email: assist@longreach.qld.gov.au
Website: Longreach Regional Council (Opens in new window)