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Business support and permits
If you have a business on the Central Coast we can assist with business advice, network support, information on required permits and more.
Business advice and resources
Starting or expanding a small business on the Central Coast? We are here to help.
Business use of open space
Central Coast Council recognises the importance of a healthy and active community.
From playing music singing and dancing to all sorts of performances that entertain the public buskers bring life and colour to the local area. Get the key information you need to get busking on the Central Coast.
Filming on the Coast
Location filming within NSW requires a film permit, which can be obtained from Central Coast Council. Fees and charges may apply.
Outdoor dining areas, as a form of activity on the street, can make a significant contribution to the quality of public places and urban life, while also providing opportunities for local businesses to increase their trade and provide a better experience for their patrons.
The control of activities in particular locations ensures the impact on the community and environment is minimised yet provides support to businesses and ensures the provision of recreational activities are in place.
The street banner program is designed to:Promote significant events, festivals, tourism, civic or community programs, as well as major economic development or sporting events of public interest throughout the LGAVisually enhance the streetscape of the Central CoastCreate a sense of community and a sense of place for visitors and residentsFoster inclusivity and community connectionStimulate local economic activityHow to Apply to use Street BannersApplications are required to consider requirements outlined within Central Coast Council’s Street Banner Policy and Street Banner Guidelines.