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$115.00

Open a road.

Administering agency

Circular Head Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Circular Head Council


Operating address:
33 Goldie Street
Smithton
TAS 7330
Mailing address:
PO BOX 348
Smithton, Tasmania 7330

Phone:

03 6452 4885
council@circularhead.tas.gov.au

Supporting information

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