Permit for an Outdoor Eating Area in a Street or Public Place (Alfresco Dining) - Western Australia


You will require this permit if you intend to provide an alfresco dining area in a street or public place. An alfresco dining area is an outside eating area adjoining a shop, cafe or restaurant where tables, chairs and other structures are provided for the use of patrons.

This permit covers a specified portion of an adjoining street or public place.

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

To be eligible for this permit you will need to make arrangements with respect to public liability insurance.


1 year.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $150.00 -
Apply Licence All -

Additional trading: $75 per day; Annual fee: $150 per metre square.

Renew Renewal All $75.00 -
Transfer Transfer All $75.00 -

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 WA

Local law(s) name

Activities on Thoroughfares and Trading in Thoroughfares and Public Places Local Law 1999

Administering agency

Town of Cottesloe

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer, Administration Desk

Town of Cottesloe

Operating address: 109 Broome Street
WA 6011
Mailing address: PO BOX 606
Cottesloe, Western Australia 6911
Phone: 08 9285 5000
Fax: 08 9285 5001