Permit to Use a Heavy / Long Vehicle in or on a Public Place or Restricted Road - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to park, place or use a heavy / long vehicle on or over any council / public land, or on a road where the use of such a vehicle would otherwise be contrary to a sign governing the use of vehicles on that road. This permit covers all vehicles, whether registered or not.

A long vehicle is 7.5 metres or longer, including load or projection. A heavy vehicle is a vehicle weighing more than 4.5 tonnes (gross vehicle mass) whether laden or unladen. Vehicles can include mobile crane, travel tower, lift, tackle or similar on or above a road. This includes the encroachment on council land of the jib or stabilising legs of any hoisting devices.

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.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$25.65

You may be required to pay a licence fee. Fees for 2016-17.

Inspection$98.65

Fees for 2016-17.

Licence$100.05

You will also be required to pay an application fee. Fees for 2016-17.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Permit to Use a Heavy / Long Vehicle in or on a Public Place or Restricted Road - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Lodgement

Apply

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


Administering agency

City of Greater Geelong

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Neighbourhood Amenity Local Law 2014

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
City of Greater Geelong


Mailing address:
PO BOX 104
Geelong, Victoria 3220

Phone:

03 5272 5272

Fax:

03 5272 4277
contactus@geelongcity.vic.gov.au

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