Permit to Display or Place Goods for Sale in a Public Place - Victoria


You will require this permit if you intend to undertake footpath trading and display or offer goods, vehicles or merchandise for sale on a carriageway, footpath, road or other public place.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

You will need proof of a $10,000,000 minimum Public Liability Insurance, clearly indemnifying the Council against any claims whatsoever for the duration of the Temporary Street Trading permit, if approved by the Council.

Please consult the responsible council for other details of any specific requirements for this permit.


As specified on the permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Local law(s) name

Activities Local Law 2009

Approval time

Allow at least 21 days prior to commencing.

Administering agency

City of Melbourne

Contact details

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

Street Trading

City of Melbourne

Phone: 03 9658 9658
Fax: 03 9658 9439
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