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Use of Council Footpath for business purposes

Any person wishing to display or place items listed below on Council land for commercial purposes outside the business premises requires permission from Council.

  • tables
  • chairs
  • umbrellas
  • screens or barriers
  • freestanding heaters
  • other (promotion of plants, goods, produce or other items that may be placed on the footpath relating to the business)

It is recommended that before applying for a permit to read Council's Business use of Footpath Policy 20.63.1.

How to Apply

To apply for any of the following permits you will need to complete and forward to Council the relevant form and requested documents with the fees payable as per Council's Fees and Charges Schedule.

Footpath Trading Application 20-71-T1

Short Term - Business Use of Road Application 20-71-T71

Commercial use of Footpath - Cruise Ship Side Walk Sale Application Form 20-71-T68

Footpath Trading Application - Appendix for Side Walk Sales 20-71-T52

The complete form can be forwarded to Council either by:


By post:

City of Port Lincoln
PO Box 1787

In person:

Level One, Civic Centre, 60 Tasman Terrace

Related information

Port Lincoln Footpath Strategy

Need more information

If you have any questions regarding the business use of footpaths/council land or need assistance with the forms, please contact:

City of Port Lincoln
Infrastructure & Regulatory Services Team
9.00am - 5.00pm, Monday to Friday
Phone: 8621 2300