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Auckland Council

5. Renew your licence

We will send you a renewal application form before your expiry date. You must apply for renewal within 14 days of the expiry date to be able to continue to operate your business.

​The licence expiry date depends on the location of the business site you are trading from:

​Area​Expiry date
​Auckland City​31 July
​Waitakere, Papakura, Manukau and North Shore City​30 June
​Rodney and Franklin​30 September

Health licence fees are non-refundable and are not pro-rated.


 In person

Bring your completed application form and supporting documents to one of our service centres, and pay by:

  • cash
  • cheque
  • Eftpos
  • MasterCard or Visa.


 By post

​Send your completed application form, supporting documents and cheque payment to:

Auckland Council
Private Bag 92300
Victoria Street West
Auckland 1142

We will contact you if we need more information.

20 working days processing time

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What happens next

We will contact you to arrange an inspection of your business site.

If the inspection is successful, we will issue a certificate of registration and you can start trading.

We will inspect your business site each year to make sure you continue to meet requirements.