Food, health, trade
Licences, permits and rules for selling food, fundraising, and signs. Beauty and other businesses.
Legend: Online form Downloadable form Guidelines
Apply for food stall approval at an event
If you want to sell food at a market or event, you need to register as a food business, and meet the same requirements as other registered food businesses.
Apply for licence or registration of hairdressing premises
Hairdressers need to follow particular rules to keep everyone safe. This includes registering under the Health Act 1956, and completing the following form.
Licence or registration of hairdressing premises[DOCX 52 KB]
Apply to show a sign in a public place
Use this checksheet to help you lodge a complete application and avoid delays in processing.
Signs - checksheet 332[PDF 158 KB]
Apply to trade in a public place
Apply for waste collector's licence
Use this form to apply to carry out waste collection activities in the Kāpiti Coast District.
Apply for waste operator's licence
Use this form to apply to Council to operate a waste management facility in the Kāpiti Coast District.
Change a food business registration
Change of registered owner of a camp ground
Use this form if you're buying or selling an existing camp ground.
Renew funeral director licence
Return this form to Council with the required fee by 31 July to renew your licence.
Renewal of funeral director licence[DOCX 221 KB]
Renew a trade in a public place permit
Renew a food business registration
Request business start-up meeting
Request a meeting with key Council staff for information and help with your plans. This may include resource consents, building consents, environmental health (food and alcohol licences) and transport advice.
Business start-up meeting request form[PDF 177 KB]