Application for Outdoor Dining and Footpath Trading Licence


Council regulates footpath/roadside dining is to ensure these activities are carried out in a safe manner for diners and pedestrians. Council is required to monitor the standard of operations in food premises that provide footpath/roadside dining. Compliance with Council's requirements will assist you in providing a safe footpath/roadside dining environment for your customers.

In this regard, Council approval must be obtained prior to placing tables and chairs on the footpath/roadside.  Approval is required under S125 of the Roads Act and can be lodged via the NSW Planning Portal.