Footpath trading

Footpath trading is an important part of the local retail culture, which enhances the atmosphere of our community. We’re committed to supporting footpath traders, but we must balance this with the need to provide a safe environment for all.

How to apply for a footpath trading permit

Apply online for a footpath trading permit.

Your application must include a map outlining the placement of any outdoor furniture. Download a template here: Outdoor-furtniture-placement.pdf(PDF, 124KB)

Once we receive your application, one of our officers will assess it. If your application is successful you'll receive your footpath trading permit via email. We usually process footpath trading permit applications within five business days.