Please read through the options below to see which customer type best fits your requirements. This will show the process which you need to follow.

 

If your business: 
a. Only serves complimentary drinks in conjunction with another business conducted on the premises (eg. Hairdresser providing tea and coffee)  Or
b. Only sells shelf stable products that are entirely contained in a closed package (eg. Liquor store with no tastings). 

 

Click here: Food Business Notification Form
Notification Fee: $45.00

 

 

If you have purchased an existing business and will operate the business exactly the same way and making no changes to the premise.

 

Click here: Online Food Business Registration Form
Please ensure you have all the information required to lodge your application. Please note the application will time out after 20 minutes.
Registration Fee: $95.00
An annual service fee will also apply.

 

 

If you are making changes to a kitchen, such as changing equipment, cupboards or flooring and does not include changes to walls or ventilation (roof).

 

Click here: Online Food Business Approval 
You will be required to upload a floor plan showing where food is stored or handled and a materials schedule. 
Please ensure you have all the information required to lodge your application. Please note the application will time out after 20 minutes.
Registration Fee: $95.00
Approval Fee (including Assessment and Inspection Fee): $150.00
An annual service fee will also apply for new registrations.

 

 

If you are fitting out a new food business, are making changes to a kitchen which include changes to walls or ventilation (roof), or making any changes to the outside of the building, please phone the City for advice. You will require a building permit and may require planning approval prior to applying for your Food Business Approval.

Once you have submitted your building permit you will be required to complete the Online Food Business Approval.

 

Click here: Online Food Business Approval
You will be required to upload a floor plan showing where food is stored or handled and a materials schedule. 
Please ensure you have all the information required to lodge your application. Please note the application will time out after 20 minutes.
Registration Fee: $95.00
Approval Fee (including Assessment and Inspection Fee): $150.00
An annual service fee will also apply for new registrations.

 

For information on Alfresco and Liquor licences, click here