Street trading and performance

Licence fee calculator

Use this calculator to estimate your fees for new licence applications for:

  • outdoor dining
  • mobile trading
  • market licences.

Street performance/busking and fundraising licences are free. 

Distribution of promotional goods licences cost:

  • $60 per promotional event
  • $75 per distributor involved in that event.
Street trading fee calculator
What type of licence do you want a quotation for?

Outdoor dining: to use the footpath or public land outside your café to seat customers.

Mobile traders: to operate a mobile shop or commercial service from a public place.

Market operators: to hold a market in a public place.

Enter the area in square metres you will occupy.
Choose your location tier

Tier 1:

City centre (excluding Karangahape Road which is in Newton).

Tier 2:

Browns Bay, Takapuna, Birkenhead, Devonport, Ponsonby, Herne Bay, Freemans Bay, Mission Bay, Grey Lynn, Newmarket, Ellerslie, Howick, Epsom, Kingsland, Milford, Mount Eden, Newton, Parnell, Remuera, St Heliers.

Tier 3:

all other suburbs.


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