Not sure what permit(s) you might need? There are many permits to make sure your compliance is up to date and you can get on with running your business.
Why do you need approval at all?
A permit means your business is setup safely for you and your customers. It keeps our shopping villages, plazas, precincts running smoothly and our traders operating.
Which businesses need a permit?
Every business will need a permit at some point or another. It depends on your business type and what you are trying to do.
For example, you may need a permit to:
start a new food business (whether it's from home, a food truck or a restaurant)
film on Council land (this includes student, commercial, community and not-for-profit productions, as well as still photography).
There are a couple of things you can do to work out what permits you need: