Public Gate Permit - New South Wales

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to erect and maintain a gate that is placed on a public road adjacent to your property. Public gates can only be erected where the public road intersects a boundary fence.

The holder of a public gate permit must ensure that:

  • A notice that complies with the relevant requirements is visible on the gate; and
  • Both the gate and the notice are maintained in good condition.

Please note that it is an offence to construct a bypass or livestock grid at a public gate unless permission has been received from the relevant authority.

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

To be eligible for this permit you must adhere to any guidelines or conditions from the relevant Council, such as restrictions on electric fences and requirements for gates opening on to main roads to have an accompanying grid.

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

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Public Gate Permit - Please consult directly with the Contact Officer for a copy of this document.

Administering agency

City of Lithgow Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Operating address: 180 Mort Street
Lithgow
NSW 2790
Mailing address: PO BOX 19
Lithgow, New South Wales 2790
Toll Free: 1300 661 303
Phone: 02 6354 9999
Fax: 02 6351 4259
Email: council@lithgow.nsw.gov.au
Website: City of Lithgow Council (Opens in new window)