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 $80.00

Planter boxes on a footpath. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $38.00

Heaters on a footpath. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $240.00

Screens on a footpath. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $110.00

Bench seats on a footpath. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $57.00

Chairs on a footpath (per chair). Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $38.00

Table on a footpath (per table). Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Permit to Place Furniture in a Public Place - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Local law(s) name

Community Local Law 2015

Administering agency

Hobsons Bay 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

Hobsons Bay City Council

Operating address: 115 Civic Parade
Altona, Victoria 3018
Mailing address: PO BOX 21
Altona, Victoria 3018
Phone: 03 9932 1000
Fax: 03 9932 1039
Email: customerservice@hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au
Website: Hobsons Bay City Council (Opens in new window)