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.

Administering agency

Northern Beaches 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: Town Hall, 1 Belgrave Street
Manly
NSW 2095
Operating address: 725 Pittwater Road
Dee Why, New South Wales 2099
Operating address: Village Park
1 Park Street
Mona Vale, New South Wales 2103
Operating address: 59A Old Barrenjoey Road
Avalon Beach, New South Wales 2107
Mailing address: PO BOX 82
Manly, New South Wales 1655
Mailing address: PO BOX 1336
Dee Why, New South Wales 2099
Mailing address: PO BOX 882
Mona Vale, New South Wales 1660
Phone: 02 9976 1500
Phone: 02 9942 2111
Phone: 02 9970 1111
Fax: 02 9976 1400
Fax: 02 9971 4522
Fax: 02 9970 1200
Email: council@northernbeaches.nsw.gov.au
Website: Manly Council (Opens in new window)