Council has local laws covering a range of business activities including Food Businesses, Accommodation Premises, Outdoor/alfresco Dining, Portable Advertisements/Sandwich Boards, Display or Advertising Goods for Sale on a Road or Footpath.
Goods on Footpath
Apply for permit to display or Advertising Goods for Sale on a Road or Footpath.
This application is to be used for outdoor dining applications. Outdoor dining is a commercial activity under Local Law No. 59 (Commercial Use of Roads) 2002.
Apply for an Approval to exhibit portable advertisements.
Temporary Road Closure/Traffic Control
Application for temporary road closure / Traffic Control Application.
Application for Approval of a Prescribed Activity
Application to conduct a prescribed activity in public places in the Douglas Shire.
Application for Approval of a Temporary Prescribed Activity (Fireworks)
Application to conduct fireworks display in a public place.
Application for Approval of a Temporary Prescribed Activity (Aircraft or Parachute Landing)
Application to land an aircraft or parachute.
Application for Approval of a Prescribed Activity (Fundraising, Research, Education, Tout)
Application to conduct fundraising, research, education or touting activities in a public place.
Application for Approval of a Prescribed Activity (Social, Sport & Recreation)
Application to conduct social, sport or recreation activities in a public place.
Depositing Goods or Materials on Road – Hoarding, Scaffolding or Gantry
Application to deposit goods or materials on Council-controlled road.
Application for Use of Parking Bays
Application to hire Council-controlled parking bays.
Application for a Busking Permit
Application to busk in prescribed public places in the Douglas Shire.
Port Douglas Pile Mooring Application
Application to berth vessel at Port Douglas Pile Mooring.