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5. Apply and pay for your outdoor dining licence

You should know

The licensing office will be closed from 12pm(noon) on Tuesday 24 December 2019 to Sunday 5 January 2020.
If you submit an application for a permit during this period, we will begin processing it from 13 January 2020.


 In person

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

  • cash
  • cheque
  • MasterCard or Visa.

You need to pay the application fee before we can process your application.

 By post

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

Auckland Council
Licensing and Compliance Services
Private Bag 92300
Auckland 1142


We will register your outdoor dining licence within 10 days of receiving your application.  We will contact you if there are any problems with your application.