Land remediation update
Now that the Pigeon Valley fire is controlled, we will be working towards remediating damage caused by the fire and equipment used to contain it. Landowners/leaseholders need to initially utilise their insurance cover. Where there is no cover or the cover is insufficient, the next alternative is to ...

Trading in public places

Council controls certain activities that may take place in a public place. This page explains when licences or permits are required, and how to apply.

The types of activities that will require a licence or a permit are:

  • Mobile shops
  • Commercial services - photographs, portraits or soliciting commercial sexual services
  • Hawkers
  • Busking
  • Soliciting donations or selling raffle tickets.


Mobile shops and traders
Commercial services licence
Hawkers - door-to-door sales
Buskers and street performers
Soliciting donations or selling lottery or raffle tickets

Contact the Environmental Health team

Here's how to get in touch:

Phone: 03 5438400 ask for Environmental Health