Sidewalk Cafes

Sidewalk Cafes

Community Board 1 reviews all new applications and renewals for sidewalk cafés in the district. Applications are considered first by the Licensing & Permits Committee before being considered by the full board.

Sidewalk cafe regulations are promulgated by the Department of Consumer Affairs. Community Board 1 has summarized the applicable regulations for the district.

Download Licensing & Permits Committee Sidewalk Café Guidelines

Download Summary of Zoning Regulations for Sidewalk Cafés

View the Sidewalk Café Regulations