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 $240.00

Tables and chairs in busy areas per square metre. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $120.00

Tables and chairs in other areas per square metre. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $2000.00

Average meterage fee. Fees for 2017-18.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 1 2008

Administering agency

City of Stonnington

Contact details

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

Building and Local Law Services

City of Stonnington

Operating address: 311 Glenferrie Road
Malvern, Victoria 3144
Mailing address: PO BOX 21
Prahran, Victoria 3181
Phone: 03 8290 1333
Fax: 03 9521 2255
Email: building@stonnington.vic.gov.au
Website: City of Stonnington (Opens in new window)