Permit to Occupy a Road or Highway - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to occupy a road or highway to:

  • Hold or conduct an event;
  • Place anything, such as a skip bin, caravan, trailer, vending machine, customer servery or sign, on or obstructing a road or highway;
  • Open or enclose a road or part of a road;
  • Occupy or fence off part of a road;
  • Erect a hoarding or overhead protective awning; or
  • Place materials, vegetation or other objects on the road or highway.

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

An application for permit is to be in writing and accompanied by:

  • A statement specifying the type of activity proposed;
  • A statement detailing the required period of the permit;
  • A scaled drawing showing location and extent of the activity;
  • Any other information the Contact Officer may reasonably require; and
  • Payment of any applicable fee.

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

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$40.00

Further fees may apply. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Administering agency

West Coast Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
West Coast Council


Operating address:
11 Sticht Street
Queenstown
TAS 7467
Mailing address:
PO BOX 63
Queenstown, Tasmania 7467

Phone:

03 6471 4700

Fax:

03 6471 4720
wcc@westcoast.tas.gov.au

Website:

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