Alerts

Promoting healthy food options in City parks

Food trucks (Park refreshment vehicle)

Interested in operating a food truck (refreshment vehicle) in City parks? You will need a permit that allows you to sell in designated park locations. Please review the Park Refreshment Vehicle Policy and fill-in the application.

Deadlines

  • Applications due: February 28, 2018
  • Permit and locations confirmed : March 11, 2018

Applications will be scored in accordance with the policy ahead of a permit being issued.

The Park Refreshment Vehicle Policy promotes and gives priority to vendors who:

  • offer healthy, local and/or certified organic food options
  • use sustainable business practices
  • follow accessibility standards

Monthly and annual permits are available for the following locations:

Review the application for the number and type of sites available at these locations. Other locations may be considered on request.

Food carts (Non-vehicle Self-Contained Food Vendors)

Non-vehicle self-contained food vendors offer food or beverages for sale from units that are less than 10 square metres (108 square feet) in floor area and are wholly self-contained (no water, electricity or sewer). You will need a permit if you are interested in operating a non-vehicle self-contained food vending business in a City park.

Deadlines

  • Applications due: June 29, 2018
  • Permit and locations confirmed: July 11, 2018

Applications will be scored based on the healthy food options offered and how accessibility standards are followed. Monthly permits are available for the following locations:

Other locations may be considered on request.