All business permits and fees

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Below is a list of all common permits and fees related to your business. Permits often need to be renewed annually as regulations and your business activities change.

Prices current as of 8 February 2022. Prices are subject to change. 

Food businesses

If you plan to sell food within our community there are a range of regulations you need to be aware of. A food business registration ensures that you have met these essential requirements and are needed before you start trading.

 

Pre-approval (floor plan) fees Cost

Commercial food businesses

 

Standard food business

Risk 1 and 2: $245
Risk 3: $235
Risk 4: No fee

Food business (>20 staff)

Risk 2: $315
Risk 3: $235
Risk 4: No fee

Community group, not for Profit or Charity Organisation
You must meet requirements set out by Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).

Risk 2 and 3: $205
Risk 4: No fee

Home based food businesses

 

Standard food business

Risk 2: $245
Risk 3: $235
Risk 4: No fee

Registration fees Cost

Commercial food businesses

 

Non Standard Food Safety Program (FSP)

Risk 1: $510
Risk 2: $445

Standard food business

Risk 1: $830
Risk 2: $545
Risk 3: $350
Risk 4: No fee

Food Business (>20 staff)

Risk 2: $1090

Community group, not for Profit or Charity Organisation
You must meet requirements set out by Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).

Risk 2: $235
Risk 3: $215

Home based food businesses

 

Home based food business

Risk 2: $545
Risk 3: $350
Risk 4: No fee

Temporary food business

 

Business, Company or Sole Trader

Risk 2: $225
Risk 3: $205
Risk 4: No fee

Community group, not for Profit or Charity Organisation
You must meet requirements set out by Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).

Risk 2: No fee
Risk 3: No fee
Risk 4: No fee

Mobile food business/ food vehicle registration

 

Business, Company or Sole Trader

Risk 2: $525
Risk 3: $350
Risk 4: No fee

Community group, not for Profit or Charity Organisation
You must meet requirements set out by Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).

Risk 2: $215
Risk 3: $195
Risk 4: No fee

 

Pre-sale inspection fees (vendor's report)  

Commercial food business

 

All food businesses

Risk 1 and 2: $275
Risk 2 (>20 staff): $325
Risk 3: $275

Footpath trading permits

Use our shared spaces to safely show off your wares, meet and greet your customers and provides a welcoming entry to your shop. A footpath trading permit allows you to have items such as tables and chairs, planter boxes and other decorative items.

Permit type Cost

Footpath permit application

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Renew footpath permit application

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Parking permits

Parking permits help make sharing parking spaces easier for you and your customers. Whether its a big delivery or sale day, parking permits keep it fair for everyone. 

Permit type Cost

Traders parking permit

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Accessible parking permit

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Building and planning permits

You may want to upgrade your shop or expand out the back. You will need the right permits in place before works begin. Find out what property and development permits you need.

Health and beauty businesses

For health or beauty business registrations

Pre-approval (floor plan) fees Cost

All activities (High, Medium, Low risk)

$245

 

Registration fees Cost

High, medium to low risk

$350 to $480

Medium to low risk

$330 to $380

Low risk

$195

 

Pre-sale inspection fees (vendor's report) Cost

All activities (High, Medium, Low risk)

$245

 

Transfer of business fees Cost

High, medium to low risk

$175 to $240

Medium to low risk

$165 to $190

Low risk

$195

Accommodation businesses

For prescribed accommodation business registrations

Pre-approval (floor plan) fees Cost

< 20 beds

$225

20 to 40 beds

$245

> 40 beds

$265

 

Registration fees Cost

< 20 beds

$285

20 to 40 beds

$370

> 40 beds

$490

 

Pre-sale inspection fees (vendor's report) Cost

< 20 beds

$205

20 to 40 beds

$225

> 40 beds

$245

 

Transfer of business fees Cost

< 20 beds

$142

20 to 40 beds

$185

> 40 beds

$245

Events, arts and recreation permits

Permit type Cost

Busking permit

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Filming permit

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Organising an event permit

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