Selling goods on public land and roads requires approval. Goods can include those sold from:
- mobile food vans
- flower stalls
- seafood vendors.
Find out more about selling services on public land and roads, including personal training, boot camps, yoga, regional tours, dog training and hiring goods such as paddleboards.
Council regulates these activities to ensure they are carried out safely while taking other public space users and residents into consideration, and to maintain the purpose and amenity of our public spaces.
You need to apply with all supporting documentation at least 30 business days before you want to commence trading. Once all supporting documents have been provided, your application will be reviewed and assessed under the Commercial Use of Public Land and Roads Local Law 2023.
Council is trialling the Moreton Bay Pop Ups program. The program encourages businesses to pop up in pre-approved, specific areas throughout Moreton Bay. Find out if your business can operate as part of the Moreton Bay Pop Ups Program.
If you are not able to operate under the Moreton Bay Pop Ups Program, continue with this application.