Selling services on public land and roads requires approval. Services can include:
- personal training
- boot camps
- regional tours
- dog training
- hiring goods, such as paddleboards
- commercial photographer charging to take portraits at a park on an ongoing basis.
Find out more about selling goods on public land and roads, such as food, drinks, flowers and seafood, and food business licences.
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 your business or location is not part of the program, continue with this application.