Permit to Occupy a Road to Undertake Works - Victoria

Service summary

You may require this permit if you intend to carry out any of the following activities on a road:

  • occupy or fence off part of a road (including parking zones)
  • place or plant vegetation or other objects
  • use a mobile crane or travel tower for building work
  • tamper or interfere with any road reserve
  • make or reinstate a hole or excavation
  • remove, damage or interfere with a temporary traffic signal or sign.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Ongoing requirements

The requirements in the Council's Policies and Procedures Manual must be complied with.

Duration

Valid for three months from the date of proposal on the permit.

Expiry

If no expiry date is indicated on the permit, the permit expires on 30 June next after the day on which it is issued.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Application

Traffic impact works on a municipal road or non arterial state road on which the maximum speed limit for vehicles at any time is more than fifty kilometres per hour and is conducted on, or on any part of, the roadway, pathway or shoulder range between $327.60 to $600.80. Fees for 2016-17.

Application

Minor works that are traffic impact works conducted by a representative of a utility, public transport or a road authority on a municipal road range between $83.60 and $129.60. Fees for 2016-17.

Application

Traffic impact works on a municipal road or non arterial state road on which the maximum speed limit for vehicles at any time is not more than fifty kilometres per hour and is not conducted on, or on any part of, the roadway, pathway or shoulder range between $83.60 to $327.60. Fees for 2016-17.

Forms

 Resources
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Lodgement

Apply

Please submit your application and any associated documentation directly to the Agency.


Administering agency

Gannawarra Shire Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Community Amenity Local Law 1 2012

Contact details

Building Department
Gannawarra Shire Council


Operating address:
Patchell Plaza
47 Victoria Street
Kerang, Victoria 3579
Mailing address:
PO BOX 287
Kerang, Victoria 3579

Phone:

03 5450 9333

Fax:

03 5450 3023
council@gannawarra.vic.gov.au

Website:

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