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 Description
Apply Application All

There is no fee for table and chairs on a footpath. Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Footpath Trading Application - PDF (Opens in new window)

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Footpath Trading Policy - PDF (Opens in new window)

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 1 2008

Administering agency

Glenelg Shire Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

Glenelg Shire Council

Operating address: 71 Cliff Street
Portland, Victoria 3305
Mailing address: PO BOX 152
Portland, Victoria 3305
Toll Free: 1300 453 635
Phone: 03 5522 2208
Fax: 03 5522 2290
Email: enquiry@glenelg.vic.gov.au
Website: Glenelg Shire Council (Opens in new window)