Doing business in Coffs


A range of businesses are required to be registered with Council such as:

  • food premises
  • hair & beauty,
  • piercing,
  • tattoo businesses,
  • public pools,
  • heating & cooling systems,
  • water carters.

 Also, you may also be required to obtain permits for filmingbusking spaces & community stalls.

 Visit the Compliance & permits section of Council's main website for all the details on what you need to do when operating a business in the Coffs Harbour area.   






On the Coffs Coast we enjoy a great mix of country and city lifestyles. We’re proud of the reputation we have built as an event friendly city. Whether it's a major sporting event, vibrant community festival, or unique art and cultural event, Coffs Harbour’s natural environment and range of venues and facilities makes us the ideal choice for your next event.

Coffs Harbour City Council’s Stadium and Major Events Section work closely with event organisers, suppliers, and venues across the Coffs Coast, as well as other government agencies. They are here to provide guidance and support to assist in planning your next event.

Visit our Holding an Event page on Council's main website for access to an events guide, suppliers lists and funding opportunties.