Outdoor Dining Permit - City of Burnside - South Australia


You will need this permit to place furniture on a public road outside your restaurant or cafe for the purpose of outdoor dining. A public road is any road or land owned or controlled by your local council and includes the footpath.

Furniture includes:

  • tables
  • chairs
  • umbrellas
  • planter boxes
  • heaters
  • any other similar articles.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

You may need to hold a public liability insurance policy, typically with $20 million cover.

Please contact the council for more information.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $52.50

Annual fee for displaying goods. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All $47.00

Annual fee for trading of goods (per square metre). Fees for 2023-24

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Outdoor Dining Guidelines - PDF (Opens in new window)

Application process


Your will need to provide the following information with your application:

  • location and dimensions of the outdoor dining zone
  • location and layout of furniture 
  • location of safety barriers and all other structures and accessories
  • a copy of public liability insurance 

Administering agency

City of Burnside

Contact details

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