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COVID-19 Alert Level 3

At Alert Level 3: Step 1 you can travel throughout Auckland for exercise and recreation outdoors. Our early childhood centres are open for enrolled children only.

Customer-facing facilities like leisure centres, community venues, customer service centres and libraries will remain closed until further notice. Essential services will continue.

Wear a face covering, use the NZ COVID Tracer app, maintain a 2m physical distance, wash your hands, and stay home if you are sick.

For the information about council services and closures, visit the COVID-19 section

To learn more about Auckland Council's response to COVID-19, visit OurAuckland


Water restrictions lifted - Water restrictions in Auckland have been removed from 23 October 2021. Learn more

5. Apply and pay for your mobile trading licence

You should know

The licencing office will be closed from 12pm(noon) on Tuesday 22 December 2020 to Tuesday 5 January 2021. If you submit an application during this period, we will begin processing it from Wednesday 6 January 2021.

If your licence is due to expire before or during this period, please contact the street trading team to renew your licence before Monday 21 December 2020.

Any new licence applications received after Friday 18 December 2020 will not begin to be processed until 6 January 2021.


 In person

​Bring your completed application form and supporting documents to any one of our service centres and pay by:
  • cash
  • MasterCard or Visa.

 By post

​Send your completed application form and supporting documents to:

Licensing and Compliance Services
Private Bag 92300
Auckland 1142

​We will process your completed application within 10 working days.

We will contact you if there are any delays with your application.

You need to pay the application fee when you apply. The fee is non-refundable.

Our tip

If we approve your application you will need to pay a rental fee (the fee amount will depend on where you are trading) before you start trading.

One of our bylaws officers will confirm your rental fees after your application has been approved.