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 $44.00

Footpath trading non-refundable application fee. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Application All -

Footpath trading permit fees range between $28 and $154, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application.  Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Transfer All $44.00

Footpath trading transfer fee. Fees for 2019-20.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 1 2015

Administering agency

Darebin City Council

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Local Laws Officer

Darebin City Council

Operating address: 274 Gower Street
Preston, Victoria 3072
Mailing address: PO BOX 91
Preston, Victoria 3072
Phone: 03 8470 8529
Phone: 03 8470 8888
Fax: 03 9471 0204
Fax: 03 8470 8877
Email: locallaws@darebin.vic.gov.au
Website: City of Darebin (Opens in new window)