Street Trader's Permit - Western Australia

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to trade in public places. A public place includes any street reserve, parking station or private property to which the public has access.

Trading includes selling or hiring of goods, wares, merchandise or services or offering goods, wares, merchandise, services for sale or hire, in a street or other public place. It also covers displaying goods, wares or merchandise for the purpose of offering them for sale or hire, inviting offers for sale or hire, soliciting orders or carrying out any other transaction.

You may not require this permit if you are operating from a stall licensed by the council, or at a licensed street market.

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.

Exemptions

Charity organisations may be exempt from holding this type of permit.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit you must:

  • Specify the proposed number of assistants to be engaged by the applicant in conducting the stall;
  • Specify the proposed location of the stall;
  • Specify the period of time for which the permit is sought;
  • Specify the proposed goods or services the stall with offer; and
  • Acquire the relevant stallholder public risk insurance.

Duration

Every 12 months.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $80.00 -
Apply Licence All -

Weekends and public holidays only: $562 (per year); Daily: $22; Weekly: $102; Monthly: $238; Yearly: $2163.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Street Trader's Permit - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 WA

Local law(s) name

Local Government Act Local Laws 2000

Administering agency

City of Cockburn

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

City of Cockburn

Operating address: 9 Coleville Crescent
Spearwood
WA 6163
Mailing address: PO BOX 1215
Bibra Lake DC, Western Australia 6965
Phone: 08 9411 3444
Fax: 08 9411 3333
Email: customer@cockburn.wa.gov.au