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If you want to carry out any non-pedestrian activities on the public footpath, you'll need to contact the Council.
Fee and criteria changes
We've changed the fees and criteria for smoke free outdoor dining pavement permissions.
We're updating our forms - but in the meantime you can continue to use the printable application form. If you have any queries in the meantime, please get in touch with our Public Health team by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or phoning 04 499 4444.
How you can use the footpath for an event or performance, or to sell goods from a footpath.
If you want to use a footpath or public property for outdoor seating, you must apply for permission.
You can put up temporary or permanent signs, depending on the rules set out by Council.