A permit is required for outdoor eating facilities, chairs and tables, the placement of goods or other items on footpaths, or the display of signs within Banyule.
We encourage footpath trading activities that make our commercial areas busy, vibrant and viable. Our Footpath Trading Policy(PDF, 469KB) explains how those businesses can operate in a way that leaves footpaths clear, safe and unobstructed for pedestrians.
This policy explains the restrictions, requirements and responsibilities of businesses trading on our footpaths. It includes:
This permit is required by General Local Law No. 1 (2015).
We have waived fees for this permit application to support the local economy and small business operators in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Apply for a footpath trading permit
For more information contact us on 9490 4222.
1 Flintoff Street
Greensborough VIC 3088
Tel: +61 3 9490 4222
Banyule City Council is proud to acknowledge the Wurundjeri Woi-wurrung people as traditional custodians of the land and we pay respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Elders, past, present and emerging, who have resided in the area and have been an integral part of the region's history.
Banyule is a diverse community, made up of people from different cultures, beliefs, abilities, bodies, ages, sexualities, genders and identities. Council is committed to inclusion, access and equity for everyone. These principles foster cohesiveness, empower people and improve the wellbeing of the Banyule community.