Itinerant Trader Permit - Tasmania


You will require this permit if you intend to buy or sell goods or services from a temporary location. This includes undertaking door-to-door sales and buying or selling goods or services from place to place or from a vehicle.

Note: If you intend to sell foodstuffs you will also need to apply to your local council for Temporary Food Business Registration. For further details please consult with your Council in the first instance.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this Permit your application must:

  • Be in an approved form;
  • Be accompanied by any specified documents; and
  • Be accompanied by the required fees.


As specified on the permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $130.00

Itinerant purchaser's stalls.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Itinerant Trader Permit - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 TAS

Local law(s) name

Highways By-Law 3 2008

Administering agency

Hobart City Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Hobart City Council

Operating address: 16 Elizabeth Street
TAS 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 503
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6238 2711
Fax: 03 6234 7109
Website: Hobart City Council (Opens in new window)