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 Amount
Apply Application All $73.00

Act(s) name

Liquor Control Act 1988 WA

Administering agency

Town of Port Hedland

Contact details

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

Enquiries, Planning Services

Town of Port Hedland

Operating address: Civic Centre
13 McGregor Street
Port Hedland, Western Australia 6721
Mailing address: PO BOX 41
Port Hedland, Western Australia 6721
Phone: 08 9158 9321
Website: Town of Port Hedland (Opens in new window)