Registration / Notification of Fixed Food Premises - City of Whittlesea - Victoria


You will require this registration / notification if you intend to sell food from fixed premises in any commercial, charitable or community circumstance. This includes selling food on a one-off basis.

Food includes any product intended for human consumption (whether it is live, raw, prepared or partly prepared) and may also include live animals and plants.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this registration you must:

  • Create a food safety program using a food safety program template to be lodged with your application;
  • Make an application for registration to the relevant local Council in the approved form; and
  • Pay the prescribed fee.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

Additional registration or approvals may be required (for example, planning). You must comply with all conditions, requirements or obligations imposed by the local Council or under the Act or Regulations, including the Food Standards Code, Food Safety Program, Council Inspections and labelling requirements.

Failure to comply may result in your registration being revoked or suspended.


As specified


12 months unless otherwise specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $26.80

Additional staff in excess of five equivalent full time employees. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $212.05

Plans approval fee. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All -

Initial registration fees:

  • class 1 - $1029.00
  • class 2 - $737.00
  • class 3 - $514.00

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Inspection All $154.00

Follow-up inspection fee. Fees for 2023-24

Renew Renewal All -

Renewal fees:

  • class 1 - $879.00
  • class 2 - $599.00
  • class 3 - $371.00

Fees for 2023-24


Act(s) name

Food Act 1984 Victoria

Regulation(s) name

Food (Forms and Registration) Regulations 2015 Victoria

Administering agency

City of Whittlesea

Contact details

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