Permit to Establish an Outdoor Dining Facility - Tasmania

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to operate a food or beverage business and propose to place, erect or construct furniture or goods outside your premises on a footpath, road or reserve or any other public place to encourage outdoor street dining.

Furniture includes but is not limited to:

  • Tables;
  • Chairs;
  • Umbrellas;
  • Screens;
  • Portable heaters;
  • Awnings;
  • Lighting; or
  • Planter boxes.

Your local Council may have dimension requirements that must be maintained for pedestrian movement along the footpath.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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 you must have public liability insurance and product liability insurance ($10 million minimum).

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application $62.00

On-street dining and vending licence.

Apply Application $35.00

Use of footpaths for outdoor dining, per square metre.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 TAS

Local law(s) name

Roads, Parking and Stormwater By-Law 4 2011

Administering agency

Kingborough Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Kingborough Council

Operating address: 15 Channel Highway
Kingston
Tas 7050
Mailing address: Locked Bag 1
Kingston
Tas 7050
Phone: 03 6211 8200
Fax: 03 6211 8211
Email: kc@kingborough.tas.gov.au
Website: Kingborough Council (Opens in new window)