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 Council guidelines. Guidelines include but are not limited to:

  • Electrified gates not being permitted; and
  • Gates on roads with a traffic volume greater than 20 vehicles per day are not permitted unless they are located adjacent to a grid.
Please consult directly with the Council for information on any eligibility requirements specific to your permit.

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.

Forms

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

Administering agency

Wollongong City 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: 41 Burelli Street
Wollongong
NSW 2500
Mailing address: Locked Bag 8821
Wollongong
NSW 2500
Phone: 02 4227 7111
Fax: 02 4227 7277
Email: council@wollongong.nsw.gov.au
Website: Wollongong City Council (Opens in new window)