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2017-2018 Fees and Charges – Use of Footpaths by Shop-Keepers

On 2 May 2017, Council adopted its Schedule of Fees and Charges 2017-2018.

Following review of the adopted charges for 2017/18, it was determined that the fees should be reduced. These are the proposed charges.

Pricing PrincipleItemDescriptionGST2017/18 Charges (incl. GST)2017/18 Charges (excl. GST)





Footpath Display (use of Council’s footpath by shop-keepers)
Application Fee*
(This application fee is not refundable even if the application is rejected)
per applicationN120.00


Footpath Display Bondper applicationN300.00300.00
Annual Rental Charge per square metreAnnual fee per sqmN80.0080.00
Approvals – Renewals and Transfers N65.0065.00










Street Dining (use of council’s footpaths by shop-keepers) 
Application Fee*
(This application fee is not refundable even if the application is rejected)
per applicationN160.00160.00
Street Dining Bond 
(i) Town Centreper applicationN1,500.001,500.00
(ii) Other Centresper applicationN1,000.001,000.00
Annual Rental Charge per square meter
(i) Town CentreAnnual fee per sqmN287.00287.00
(ii) Other CentresAnnual fee per sqmN155.00155.00
Marking Space on Footpath N100.00100.00
Approvals – Renewals and Transfers N100.00100.00

Pricing Principle d: The price charged for this good or service represents either the full recovery of operating costs (excluding cost of capital) or the current market rate whichever is the greater and reflects prices charged for similar goods or services provided by other Councils.

This proposal will be on public exhibition from 16 May 2017 until 14 June 2017 and can also be viewed at:

  • Council’s Customer Service Centre – 65 Homebush Road, Strathfield
  • Strathfield Library – 65-67 Rochester Street, Homebush
  • High Street Community Library – 64 High Street, Strathfield

Written submissions may be made until 4pm on 14 Jun 2017 and should be sent to the General Manager, Strathfield Council, PO Box 120, Strathfield NSW 2135 or emailed to

For more information, please contact Council on 9748 9999.