Apply for an extended outdoor dining permit

Applications are now open for Frankston City Council's free extended outdoor dining permit. Eligible hospitality businesses can apply online to extend their outdoor trading. This permit is valid until 30th June 2022.

Visit the Extended Outdoor Dining Program page to find out if you are eligible then submit the online application form. 


Step 1.Register through our online portal

You will need to register through our online portal before you apply online. Only one registration is required for each individual or company. Registrations should take one business day.

Register now

Step 2.Prepare your application

You will need the following information as part of your application:

  • your name and contact details
  • business name
  • business address
  • uploaded the certificate of currency/public liability of $20 million
  • letter of support from neighbouring business (if needed)
  • uploaded site plan, including the red line (if needed).

Step 3.Read the checklist

Please download and read the Extended Outdoor Dining Guidelines(PDF, 1011KB). Make sure you have included all the information required for your permit.

Step 4.Submit your application

Apply online

Step 5.What happens next?

  • Council will send an email to confirm your application. 
  • Your will receive advice about your application within 3-5 business days.
  • Once we approve your application, you can apply for a temporary limited licence for extended outdoor dining from VCGLR.

Step 6.More Information

Visit our Extended Outdoor Dining Program page to find out how we will assess your application.