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 Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $330.00 -
Apply Licence All $169.00 Minor
Apply Licence All $447.00 Major
Apply Licence All -

Further fees may apply. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Consent to Undertake Works Within a Public Road Reserve - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Roads Act 1993 New South Wales

Administering agency

Shellharbour City Council

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Enquiries Officer

Shellharbour City Council

Operating address: 76 Cynet Avenue
Shellharbour City Centre, New South Wales 2529
Mailing address: LOCKED BAG 155
Shellharbour City Centre, New South Wales 2529
Phone: 02 4221 6111
Fax: 02 4221 6016
Email: council@shellharbour.nsw.gov.au
Website: Shellharbour City Council (Opens in new window)