Approval to Undertake Works on or Near Roads - New South Wales

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to undertake works on or near roads. The types of work requiring approval includes, but is not limited to:

  • opening a road (digging in or creating a trench through or under a kerb or footpath)
  • erecting, removing or interfering with a structure, work or tree on a public road (includes using small and/or large machinery on a public road)
  • pumping water into a public road from adjoining land
  • driving any vehicle across a kerb or footpath
  • creating a temporary vehicle crossing
  • connecting a road (whether public or private) to a public road.

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 approval you must provide details of the:

  • type of work
  • location of work
  • expected duration of work.

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

Duration

As specified on the approval.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

Fees will vary depending on your circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Act(s) name

Roads Act 1993 NSW

Approval time

14 days.

Administering agency

Upper Hunter Shire Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Upper Hunter Shire Council

Operating address: 135 Liverpool Street
Scone, New South Wales 2337
Operating address: 34 - 40 Vennacher Street
Merriwa, New South Wales 2329
Operating address: 47 Mayne Street
Murrurundi, New South Wales 2338
Mailing address: PO BOX 208
Scone, New South Wales 2337
Phone: 02 6540 1100
Fax: 02 6545 2671
Email: council@upperhunter.nsw.gov.au
Website: Upper Hunter Shire Council (Opens in new window)