Customers must wear a mask, sign in and follow social distancing guidelines at Alert Level 2.All our customer facing sites including service centres, libraries, the Museum@TeAhu and i-SITES are open as of Thursday 9 September.
To operate a mobile shop, hawker, alfresco dining or set up a stall in a public place in the Far North District, you will need to apply for approval.
You may also need to register as a food business if you intend to sell food. Please see our Food Registration information on the following page.
To trade in public or set up a stall, please download and fill in the application.
[Insert link to applicable application forms]
The fee for application can be found in the Councils “Fees & Charges” document [insert link to F&C doc here?]
Please return the form to Council by post, in person or by email.
Far North District Council
Attention: Environmental Health Services
Private Bag 752, Memorial Ave
Alternatively, the form can be returned to any of Council’s Offices or Service Centers.
Your application will be referred to the following areas of Council:
To trade on a state highway, you must apply to the New Zealand Transport Authority.
Call the Network Manager (Utilities) Highways and Network Operations on 09 969 9800.
You do not need a license if you intend to set up a food stall for:
You will need to provide notification of your food stall for assessment.
Download and fill in the notification form. [Insert applicable application form]
If you meet the exemption criteria, you will be issued with a Certificate of Exemption for your food stall.