Licensing

  Unit Fee ($)

Food licences

Food licence fees, charges, and infringements are charged under the Food Act 2014 and Food (Fees and Charges) Regulations 2015.

Food licensing advice
  Application and compliance advice no charge
Registration
  Processing an application for registration of a Food Control Plan or National Programme 230.00
Renewal of Registration
  Processing an application for renewal of registration of a Food Control Plan or National Programme 115.00
Verification
  Initial site visit (including reporting) up to 2 hours 280.00
  Follow-up site visits (including reporting) up to 1 hour 140.00
Food Act infringements statutory fee

Public health licences

Public health licence fees are charged under the Health (Registration of Premises) Regulations 1966.

Public health licensing advice
  Application and compliance advice no charge
Premise licences
  Hairdresser inspection annually 80.00
  Camping ground inspection annually 185.00
  Offensive trade inspection annually 185.00
  Funeral director's premises inspection annually 115.00
Transfers/change of operator (hairdresser, camping ground, offensive trade, funeral director's premises) 58.00

Hawker and mobile shop licences

Application for Hawker, Mobile Shop or Mobile Trader Licence (bylaw) no charge

Amusement devices

Amusement devices inspection 11.50

Gambling

Gambling venue consent fees and charges are charged under the Gambling Act 2003, and Racing Act 2003.

Gambling consent advice
  Application advice no charge
Application for venue or gaming machine consent 323.00

Alcohol licencing

Alcohol licensing fees are detemined by statute and can be found in the Sale and Supply of Alcohol (Fees) Regulations 2013. Alcohol infringements are determined by statute and can be found in the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Regulations 2013.

On, Off, and Club Premises
  Application fee
    Very low risk category (cost/risk rating of 0 to 2) 368.00
    Low risk category (cost/risk rating of 3 to 5) 609.50
    Medium risk category (cost/risk rating of 6 to 15) 816.50
    High risk category (cost/risk rating of 16 to 25) 1,023.50
    Very high risk category (cost/risk rating of 26 and above) 1,207.50
  Annual fee
    Very low risk category 161.00
    Low risk category 391.00
    Medium risk category 632.50
    High risk category 1,035.00
    Very high risk category 1,437.50
Manager’s certificate 316.25
Temporary authority 296.70
Temporary licence 296.70
Extract of register (ARLA or District Licensing Committee) 57.50
Permanent club charter (annual fee due on 30 June each year and paid to ARLA) 632.50
Special Licence
  Class 3 - one or two events that are of a small size * 63.25
  Class 2 - three to 12 events that are of a small size OR one to three events that are of a medium size ** 207.00
  Class 1 - all other special licences, including licences for events that are of a large size *** 575.00
  * Small event - e.g. wedding, private event, art show, and or up to 99 people. One or two events covered by the licence that are of a “small size”.  
  ** Medium event - e.g. public event where tickets are sold or an entry fee is required, and/or up to 299 people. For three to 12 events covered by the licence that are of a “small size”, or one to three events that are of a “medium size”.  
  *** Large event - e.g. public event where tickets are sold or an entry fee is required, and/or up over 300 people.  
Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act infringements statutory fee

Noise control

Noise control charges are charged under the Resource Management Act 1991.

Return of seized sound equipment (if approved) - first offence 150.00
Return of seized sound equipment (if approved) - second or subsequent offence 225.00
Disconnection of alarms under the Resource Management Act actual cost

Environmental nuisance

Environmental nuisance charges are charged under the Local Government Act 2002 and 1974.

Clearing overgrown trees abutting public places (pedestrian safety) actual cost
Rubbish/fly tipping removal actual cost
Removal of abandoned vehicle actual cost

Officers Rates

Officers Rates
Administration Officer per hour * 100.00
Environmental Health Officer per hour * 140.00
General Inspector per hour * 150.00
Licensing and Compliance Officer per hour * 150.00
Manager per hour * 200.00
* or part thereof.