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 Tribeca Committee Sidewalk Café Guidelines

Currently there are no guidelines for sidewalk café applications within the remainder of CB1 areas.

Download Summary of Zoning Regulations for Sidewalk Cafés

View the Sidewalk Café Regulations