Approval for Works on / or Using Public Unleased Land - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to undertake works on or occupy unleased public land. For the purpose of this approval, work on public lands includes:

  • Interference with Territory property
  • Construction work.

It should be noted that your nature strip is considered territory property. While it is your responsibility to undertake simple maintenance tasks associated with your nature strip, such as mowing the grass, you will be required to apply for approval for any intended construction work that will have an impact on the nature strip.

Please use the contact details below to find out more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Applications must be submitted fourteen working days prior to commencement of works. If your works will interfere with Territory property, all works to be undertaken will require a temporary traffic management plan which needs to be authorised by Roads ACT prior to works commencing.

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

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees are listed on the attached document.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application to Use a Public Place - Online Application (Opens in new window)
Apply All Application to Use a Public Place - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
Apply All Nature Strip Development Application - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Public Unleased Land (Fees) Determination 2016 - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Public Unleased Land Act 2013 ACT

Administering agency

Transport Canberra and City Services

Parks and Territory Services Division

City Services

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries, Licensing and Compliance

City Services

Parks and Territory Services Division

Transport Canberra and City Services

Operating address: Macarthur House,
12 Wattle Street
Lyneham
Australian Capital Territory 2601
Mailing address: GPO BOX 158
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 13 22 81
Fax: 02 6207 5956