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

Permits are valid for one year.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All -

New application fees will be determined by a pro-rata calculation used to determine the fee. You will also be required to pay a licence fee.Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Licence All $386.00

Up to eight chairs. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Licence All $78.00

Per chair over eight. Fees for 2019-20.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Local law(s) name

Community Local Law 1 2015

Administering agency

Kingston 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

Kingston City Council

Operating address: 1230 Nepean Highway
Cheltenham, Victoria 3192
Mailing address: PO BOX 1000
Mentone, Victoria 3194
Toll Free: 1300 653 356
Fax: 03 9581 4500
Email: info@kingston.vic.gov.au
Website: Kingston City Council (Opens in new window)