Retail and on-street trading
Retail is one of the largest industries in Launceston, employing around 15 per cent of the workforce.
Cityprom was established by the Launceston City Council and local business to bring together the Launceston City retailers, professional offices and civic authorities to focus on the central city - keeping it a desirable place to visit.
On-Street Trading Activities Policy (PDF 59.2KB)
Front of Shop Module Licence Application Procedure and Design Specifications (PDF 457KB)
Goods on Footpaths Guidelines and Specifications (PDF 1.57MB)
On-Street Dining Guidelines and Specifications (PDF 970KB)
Portable Signs Guidelines and Specifications (PDF 2.75MB)
Food Vendors on Public Roads
In February 2014, Council introduced a policy for food vendors operating from a public road. Mobile Food Vendors Operating on Public Roads Policy (PDF 1.1MB)
This policy will be subject to review after three months of operation. Interested parties are invited to provide comment to Council regarding the policy by Friday 2 May 2014.
Submissions in relation to the policy can be made by:
Roads & Hydraulics Manager
Launceston City Council
PO Box 396
LAUNCESTON TAS 7250