There are different requirements relating to licences, permits and legislation that you need to be aware of depending on the type of business you are going to be running.
Obtaining appropriate approval(s) can play a critical part in the success of any business enterprise – whether you are starting a business, expanding a business, changing the nature of your business activities or the location of your premises.
Anyone wishing to trade on Town owned or managed property must apply for a trading licence.
A liquor licence from the Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor is needed for the sale of liquor from a premises.
Business and residents are permitted to display temporary goods for promotional purposes provided they meet certain guidelines and criteria. You must apply and fees may be charged.
Business and residents are permitted to display a temporary sign or planter box for promotional purposes provided they meet certain guidelines and criteria. You must apply and fees may be charged.
An outdoor eating permit is needed when a food business wishes to set up and alfresco area on Council land.
A temporary food stallholder permit is needed for approval to operate a stall at an event held on public land.
To perform as a street entertainer on public land in the Town you need to obtain a permit and pay a fee.
The Town's parks are a great place to exercise and we welcome trainers to apply to use these spaces for the group fitness classes.
Any skin penetration or hairdressing business that wishes to operate within the Town is required to comply with specific regulations and codes and complete the required documentation with the Town.