Visit the Environmental Health page for forms, permits, and useful guides related to:
- accommodation premises
- entertainment venues
- food premises
- food safety
- mosquito and vector control
- personal appearance services
- temporary food premises
Application for Approval: Camping Grounds / Caravan Parks / Shared Facilities (294.3 KB)
This form must be submitted for the approval to operate a shared facility accommodation.
Temporary Entertainment Event application for approval (214.0 KB)
This form must be submitted to operate a temporary entertainment event.
Food Business Licence (316.9 KB)
This form is to be used for applications or amendments to Food Business Licences.
Food Business Licensing information package (645.6 KB)
This information package details the legislation and licensing requirements for food businesses operating in the Cairns Regional Council area
Food Premises Construction or Refit application (300.8 KB)
Application to construct / renovate a *premise / vehicle in order to conduct a business required to be licensed and/or registered under the relevant legislation.
Food Premises Construction or Refit Package (300.1 KB)
Step-by-step checklist to use when starting a new food business.
Market Food Stall application (218.3 KB)
This form is to be used when applying for a market food stall.
Mobile Food Guide (441.5 KB)
Guide to Mobile Food Vehicles
Temporary Food Business Licence (271.8 KB)
This form is to be used for temporary food premises or one-off events.
Temporary Food Licence for Non-Profit Organisations (253.1 KB)
This form is to be used by eligible non-profit organisations (charitable, cultural, educational, political, social welfare, sporting or recreational). The sale of meals on more than 11 occasions per year requires a Food Licence.
Temporary food premises guide: Individual events (260.2 KB)
This guide sheet has been produced to provide helpful information about temporary food premises for one-off events.
Temporary food premises guide: Market food stall information (197.0 KB)
This guide sheet has been produced to provide helpful information about temporary food premises at a market site (market food stall).
Temporary food premises guide: Non-Profit Organisations (262.3 KB)
This guide sheet has been produced to provide helpful information about temporary food premises for non-profit organisations.
Temporary food premises: Structural & Operational Requirements (3.5 MB)
This document applies to all temporary food stalls and market food stalls within the Cairns Regional Council area and should be used as a guide when making application for a temporary food stall or market food stall licence.
Land Record forms
Land Record Search form (261.5 KB)
Use the Land Record Search Form to request land record information including a rates search, meter read, trade waste information, swimming pool compliance inspection, town planning certificates, flood and storm tide information, health and plumbing searches.
Land Record Search: Environmental Health Unit - authorisation for release of information (145.8 KB)
To be completed by the current operator of the premises in order for a Health Search to be conducted and submitted with a completed Land Record Search application.
Personal appearance services
Personal Appearance Services application (226.1 KB)
Under the provisions of the Public Health (Infection Control for Personal Appearance Services) Act 2003 this application form is for a Licence to Carry on Business Providing Higher Risk Personal Appearance Services.