Apply for a rebate on street trading permit fees (due to COVID-19 restrictions)
To help small businesses during the Coronavirus pandemic, we are offering a 12 month (100%) refund on street trading permit fees, where outdoor dining is no longer allowed due to Coronavirus regulations.
If you have already applied for the 25% rebate you will not be required to apply again. We will automatically process this for you.
What if I already applied for the 25% rebate?
If you already applied you will not be required to apply again for the 100% rebate. We will automatically process this rebate on your behalf.
Am I eligible for the refund?
To be eligible for the refund you must have, as at 1 March 2020, been the holder of a permit for street furniture or footpath trading, under Local Law 17.
The refund applies to registrations and permits fees paid before 1 March 2020.
In some cases, we may contact you to clarify how your business has been impacted.
What if I am still trading, for example, a restaurant selling takeaway. Am I still eligible?
Yes. Depending on the nature of your business, we may ask you to clarify how the current situation has impacted your business.
What if I have multiple businesses?
You will need to complete the application for each premises or permit you wish to have refunded. It is quick form to complete.
What you need to provide with your application
- Account details for the bank account you want the refund deposited to.
For audit purposes, we may need to make contact with the registered proprietor of the business.
When you can expect the refund
In most cases the refund will be paid within 14 business days.