Obtaining a Sidewalk Cafe Permit

Sidewalk Cafe licenses are issued for April 1st through October 31st. Complete the Sidewalk Cafe Application (PDF).

Insurance Requirements for a Sidewalk Cafe

  • The following wording must appear on the insurance certificate: The certificate holder (Princeton) is included as an additional insured with respect to losses arising solely from the operation of the Sidewalk Cafe.
  • The following wording may appear on the insurance certificate or the applicant may provide this statement as a separate signed notarized agreement: The licensee shall indemnify and hold harmless the Municipality of Princeton and its agents and employees from and against all claims, damages, losses and expenses, including but not limited to attorney fees, arising out of the operation of the Sidewalk Cafe, providing that such claims, damages, losses or expenses (1) are attributable to bodily injury, sickness, disease or death, or to injury to or destruction of tangible property, including the loss of use resulting therefrom and (2) are caused in full or in part by a party indemnified hereunder.
  • Review the Sidewalk Cafe Ordinance (PDF).