Environmental health

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 (30.4 KB)

This form must be submitted for the approval to operate a shared facility accommodation. 

Construct and/or Refit Premises (43.2 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 Business Licence (31.3 KB)

This form is to be used for applications or amendments to Food Business Licences. 

Food Business Licensing information package (658.0 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 information package (469.0 KB)

Information package for the construction or refit of a food premises 

Higher Risk Personal Appearance Services Licence application (31.1 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. 

Land Record Search form (151.9 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 information, health and plumbing searches. 

Land Record Search: Environmental Health Unit - authorisation for release of information (18.3 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. 

Mobile Food Guide (441.5 KB)

Guide to Mobile Food Vehicles 

Temporary Entertainment Event Application for Approval (29.0 KB)

This form must be submitted to operate a temporary entertainment event. 

Temporary food premises: individual event information and licence (4.3 MB)

This guide sheet has been produced to provide helpful information about temporary food premises for one-off events. 

Temporary food premises: Market food stall information and licence (3.2 MB)

This guide sheet has been produced to provide helpful information about temporary food premises at a market site (market food stall). 

Temporary food premises: Non-profit organisations (3.5 MB)

This guide sheet has been produced to provide helpful information about temporary food premises for non-profit organisations.