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

One year.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application $66.00 -
Apply Licence -

Per day: $11.50; Per month: $115; Per annum: $1150.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 WA

Local law(s) name

Activities in Thoroughfares and Public Places and Trading Local Law 2001

Administering agency

City of Rockingham

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

City of Rockingham

Operating address: Civic Boulevard
Rockingham, Western Australia 6168
Mailing address: PO BOX 2142
Rockingham DC, Western Australia 6967
Phone: 08 9528 0333
Fax: 08 9592 1705
Email: customer@rockingham.wa.gov.au
Website: City of Rockingham (Opens in new window)