Licensed Liquor Premises Planning Approval - S.40 Certificate - Western Australia


You will require this certificate from the Council prior to applying for a state liquor licence. This certificate states that the selling of liquor complies with (or could comply with, if certain actions were taken) the existing planning approval issued by Council.

The Council is able to place conditions on this certificate if the premises can only be made to comply with the planning laws, through the imposition of specified trading restrictions. Such restrictions could include noise levels or hours of operation.

Please note alcohol bans apply in some community areas. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As indicated.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

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

Act(s) name

Liquor Control Act 1988 WA

Administering agency

City of Bunbury

Contact details

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

Duty Planner, Development Services

City of Bunbury

Operating address: 4 Stephen Street
Bunbury, Western Australia 6230
Mailing address: PO BOX 21
Bunbury, Western Australia 6231
Phone: 08 9792 7121
Website: City of Bunbury (Opens in new window)