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 -

Temporary use of council land fees range between $255 (for a combination of two categories) and $565 (for a combination of five categories), please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $140.00

A-board, barriers, goods on display, plants, umbrellas, tables & chairs. Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Temporary Use of Council Land - Not in the Box Hill Mall Area - PDF (Opens in new window)
Apply All Footpath Trading Application Form - Box Hill Mall - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.
Apply All Application for Temporary Use of Council Land - In the Box Hill Mall - PDF (Opens in new window)

Local law(s) name

Community Local Law 2014

Administering agency

City of Whitehorse

Contact details

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

Community Laws Officer

City of Whitehorse

Operating address: 379 - 397 Whitehorse Road
Nunawading, Victoria 3131
Mailing address: Locked Bag 2
Nunawading Delivery Centre
Victoria 3131
Phone: 03 9262 6333
Fax: 03 9262 6490
Email: customer.service@whitehorse.vic.gov.au