Permit to Place Furniture in a Public Place - Victoria

Description

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
  • any other similar articles, or facilities.
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

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.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $50.00

First three tables and twelve chairs. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $25.00

Placement of a menu board. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $15.00

Extra table and four chairs. Fees for 2017-18.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 2012

Administering agency

Ararat Rural City Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

Ararat Rural City Council

Operating address: 59 Vincent Street
Ararat, Victoria 3377
Mailing address: PO BOX 246
Ararat, Victoria 3377
Phone: 03 5355 0200
Fax: 03 5352 1695
Email: council@ararat.vic.gov.au
Website: Ararat Rural City Council (Opens in new window)