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Licensing Fees and Charges


Licences Fees and Charges approved for 1 July 2023 to 30 June 2024.

All fees and charges are inclusive of GST (except as noted *).

Registration of Premises Fee (incl GST)
Annual Registration of Premises
Food premises / Food control plans$450.00 
Verification Fee - Hourly Rate$180.00 
Prepacked food only/low risk$240.00 
Re-inspection for failure to comply / failure of CAR hourly rate$180.00 
Offensive Trades: Operating under Schedule 3 of Health Act 1956$220.00 
Hairdressers Registration$185.00 
Cake Makers Registration$110.00 
Camping Grounds$230.00 
Funeral Directors$225.00 
Animal Sale Yards$225.00 
Transfer of Registration$120.00 
Registration of event on public/open space$80.00 
Street tables and chairs$225.00 
Food Control Plan Registration$225.00 
National Programme Registration$150.00 
Food Control Plan Renewal$120.00 
National Programme Renewal$100.00 
Other Applications
Sale of Liquor Certificate (Building)$80.00 
Compliance and Monitoring
Complaint driven investigation resulting in issue of improvement notice by food safety officer$160.00 
Application for review of issue of improvement notice$160.00 
Monitoring of food safety and suitability, i.e. at an event$160.00 

Liquor Fee (incl GST)
Note: Fees set by Regulation under Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act
Other Applications
Managers Certificate Application$316.25 
Temporary Authority / Temporary Licence$296.70 
Permanent Club Charters annual fee$632.50 
Extract from registrar$57.50 
Sale of Liquor Certificate (Building)$75.00 
District Licensing Committee CostsActual Costs 
Liquor Licensing Officer (per hour)$170.00 
Application Fees
Very low risk application$368.00 
Low risk application$609.50 
Medium risk application$816.50 
High risk application$1,023.50 
Very high risk application$1,207.50 
Annual Fees
Very low risk application$161.00 
Low risk application$391.00 
Medium risk application$632.50 
High risk application$1,035.00 
Very high risk application$1,437.50 
Special Licence Applications
Class 1 - 1 large event, more than 3 medium events or more than 12 small events$575.00 
Class 2 - 1 to 3 medium events or 3 to 12 small events$207.00 
Class 3 - 1 to 2 small events$63.75 

Hawkers, Pedlars, Itinerant Traders, Markets and Street Stalls Fee (incl GST)
Trading Licence (Public Places)
Trading in Public Places Annual Fee$80.00 
Hawker/Itinerant Trader$55.00 
Lease/Rent of private land or buildings$200.00 
Markets - Event Organisers - seasonal$85.00 
Markets - Food Stall Holder - seasonal$35.00 
Street Stalls, Raffle Days, Street Collections - Non CommercialNo permit fee is required 

Vehicle Stands Fee (incl GST)
Licences For Vehicle Stands On Streets (Omnibus and Taxicabs)
Annual Rental$200.00 

Amusement Devices and Shooting Galleries Fee (incl GST)
Note: The Permit Fee for Amusement Devices is in addition to any Ground Rental etc that may be required.
Amusement Devices Permit Fees
For one device, for the first 7 days of proposed operation or part thereof$11.50 
For each additional device operated by the same owner, for the first 7 days or part thereof$2.30 
For each device for each further period of 7 days or part thereof$1.15 
Annual Fixed Amusement Facility$115.00 

Class 4 Gaming Licensing Fee (incl GST)
Note: Pursuant to the Gambling Act 2003.
Application Fee$250.00 
License Inspection Fee$150.00 

Skateboard and Bicycle Confiscation Fee (incl GST)
Return of confiscated skateboards and bicycles$55.00 

Advertising Signs Fee (incl GST)
Hoardings and Signs
Application and PermitAs per resource consent fees 
Annual Licence Fees (per m$2.00 


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