Permit to Place Furniture in a Public Place - Wyndham City Council - Victoria


You will require this permit if you intend to place furniture in a public place for the purpose of serving food and / or drinks to customers, or for other commercial purposes.

Public places are either:

  • roads
  • footpaths
  • any land that is owned, occupied, maintained, or managed by a local council.

Furniture includes:

  • tables
  • chairs
  • seats
  • umbrellas
  • planter boxes
  • heaters
  • booths or stalls
  • awnings
  • any other similar articles, or facilities.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

In order to be eligible for this permit, you may be required to hold public liability insurance.

Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As specified on the permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $260.00

Footpath furniture permit. Fees for 2024-25

Apply Application All $103.85

Permit for tables and chairs (non-licenced). Fees for 2024-25

Apply Application All $322.30

Tables and chairs (licenced). Fees for 2024-25

Apply Application All $188.75

Tables and chairs (non-licensed additional tables). Fees for 2024-25


Other resources

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2020 Victoria

Approval time

Permit will be processed within 21 business days of all relevant information being received.

Administering agency

Wyndham City Council

Contact details

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