Permit to Dig or Remove Soil in Public Place - Northern Territory

Service summary

A permit is required to plant, cut, break, remove or disturb a tree, shrub, stem, branch, or root of a living tree, in public places for landscaping purposes.
A permit is also required to dig or remove soil and other materials in a public place. It is required for purposes such as conducting excavations during beautification of nature strips.

Service type

Licence

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

Duration

As designated.

Fees

On application a security deposit may be required.

Application

The paper form 'Application for Works Approval' is available from the agency.

Additional information

Refer to your council for details to be submitted.

Administering agency

City of Darwin

Contact details

Technical Officer


Operating address:
Civic Centre
Harry Chan Avenue
Darwin NT 0800
Mailing address:
GPO Box 84
Darwin NT 0801

Phone:

0889300300

Fax:

0889300311
darwin@darwin.nt.gov.au

Website:

http://www.darwin.nt.gov.au/ Opens in a new browser window

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