Approval to Undertake Works on or Near Roads - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this approval if you intend to undertake works on or near roads. The types of work requiring approval includes, but is not limited to:

  • Carrying out any work in, on or over a public road;
  • Opening a road (digging in or creating a trench through or under a kerb or footpath);
  • Erecting, removing or interfering with a structure, work or tree on a public road (includes using small and/or large machinery on a public road);
  • Pumping water into a public road from adjoining land;
  • Driving any vehicle across a kerb or footpath;
  • Creating a temporary vehicle crossing; and
  • Connecting a road (whether public or private) to a public road.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval you must provide details of the:

  • Type of work;
  • Location of work; and
  • Expected duration of work.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the approval.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Fees will vary depending on your circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Other resources

Administering agency

Northern Beaches Council

Act(s) name

Roads Act 1993 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Northern Beaches Council

Operating address:
59A Old Barrenjoey Road
Avalon Beach, New South Wales 2107
Operating address:
Village Park
1 Park Street
Mona Vale, New South Wales 2103
Operating address:
725 Pittwater Road
Dee Why, New South Wales 2099
Operating address:
Town Hall, 1 Belgrave Street
Manly
NSW 2095
Mailing address:
PO BOX 882
Mona Vale, New South Wales 1660
Mailing address:
PO BOX 1336
Dee Why, New South Wales 2099
Mailing address:
PO BOX 82
Manly, New South Wales 1655

Phone:

02 9970 1111

Phone:

02 9942 2111

Phone:

02 9976 1500

Fax:

02 9970 1200

Fax:

02 9971 4522

Fax:

02 9976 1400

Website:

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