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

You will require adequate insurance coverage (minimum $5 million).

Duration

As specified.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Road Occupation Licence - PDF (Opens in new window)

Other resources

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 TAS

Administering agency

Meander Valley Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Meander Valley Council

Operating address: 26 Lyall Street
Westbury
TAS 7303
Mailing address: PO BOX 102
Westbury, Tasmania 7303
Phone: 03 6393 5300
Fax: 03 6393 1474
Email: mail@mvc.tas.gov.au
Website: Meander Valley Council (Opens in new window)