Hawker's Licence - Western Australia

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to hawk any goods, wares or merchandise. A hawker is a peddler or a person who travels and trades, moving from town to town or to residences soliciting orders for, carrying to sell, or exposing for sale any goods, wares or merchandise. A hawker does not include the following:

  • Commercial travellers or other persons selling or seeking orders for goods, wares, or merchandise to or from persons who are dealers therein, or selling or seeking orders for books or newspapers;
  • Sellers of any food, newspapers, brooms, or matches;
  • Persons selling or exposing for sale goods, wares or merchandise in any public market or fair lawfully established, or upon any racecourse, agricultural showground, or public recreation ground;
  • Sellers of goods of their own manufacture; or
  • Persons representing a manufacturer whose goods are sold direct to consumers only and not through a shop.

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

Prospective applicants must produce a certificate signed by two Justices of the Peace certifying that they are of good character and a fit person to trade as a hawker. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As indicated on the licence.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for Hawker's Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on any forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 WA

Administering agency

Shire of Beverley

Contact details

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

Environmental Health Officer

Shire of Beverley

Operating address: 136 Vincent Street
Beverley
Western Australia 6304
Mailing address: PO BOX 20
Beverley, Western Australia 6304
Phone: 08 9646 1200
Fax: 08 9646 1409
Email: admin@beverley.wa.gov.au