What is the definition of a market?

    A market is an event used for the purpose of selling, exposing or offering goods, merchandise or materials for sale by independent stall holders.

    What has prompted the proposed Policy?

    An identified need to better manage the market approval process to facilitate well managed markets that support local communities while complimenting existing businesses.

    Which markets are affected by the proposed Policy?

    Those markets on Council-owned and managed land, Crown Reserves and Crown Land (where Council is the trust manager). It does not apply to markets that are held on private land.

    What locations does the proposed Policy apply to?

    All markets on Council owned and managed land in the Port Macquarie Hastings Local Government Area.