Trading in Public Places

Trading - Approved Events and Markets

There is no trading permit required for trading at approved events and markets.

All food businesses are required to hold a valid Food Business Certificate of Registration from the Local Government in which they are located. For event bookings and enquiries please contact the event or market organiser.

Trading - Approved Fixed Locations

The City of Busselton has identified fixed trading locations where trading is permitted on an annual basis. Trading permits for these sites are determined by an Expression of Interest Process every two years. The next Expression of Interest process will be advertised in 2019.

There are a number of unoccupied sites available. These are listed in the Available Fixed Trading Locations document.
Traders may apply to trade at any available location by completing an Expression of Interest Document and the Trading Permit Application – Fixed Locations Mobile Food Form.

The fees for trading include:
Trading Permit application fee $150.00
Trading Permit fee either zone 1 $3,000.00 or zone 2 $2,000.00
Land Use Licence Agreement fee – additional fee negotiated with the City.

Trading - Itinerant Varied Locations

Traders may apply for a Permit to sell to the public at varied private locations e.g. Caravan Parks. 
An Application for Trading Permit Itinerant Varied Locations is required and all property locations for trading must be identified on the form.  The application must be accompanied by written permission from the property owner where trading will occur.

The fees for trading include:
Trading Permit application fee $150.00
Trading Permit fee $1,500

Trading - Itinerant 

Traders may apply for a Permit to sell to the public by traveling from place to place throughout the City. Itinerant Trading permits are determined by an Expression of Interest Process every two years. The next Expression of Interest process will be advertised in 2019.

Traders may apply to trade on an itinerant basis by completing an Expression of Interest Document and the Trading Permit Application – Itinerant Form.

The fees for trading include:
Trading Permit application fee $150.00
Trading Permit fee $1,500

 

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