Business responsibilities

Business responsibilities

Safety of awnings

It is the responsibility of property owners to make sure awnings are in a safe condition at all times, including during strong winds and storms.

Keep awnings safe

What you can do

Businesses in the City of Sydney have a range of responsibilities to ensure they work.

Building maintenance

Keeping buildings in shape protects you, your customers and your neighbours. Keep an eye out for potential problems like structural damage, asbestos and potential fire hazards.

Business parking permits

Find out what permits you need for parking in the City.


How to pay your business rates and what you get for your money.

Recycling and waste services

How to minimise the amount of waste and recycling your business produces and how to get it collected.

Traffic management

If your business affects traffic, there are some procedures you need to follow.