Permit to Carry Out Work in a Public Place - Northern Territory

Description

A permit is required to carry out work on a public place, such as excavations, building and plumbing works.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligblie, you must:

  • provide diagrams of work
  • provide public liability insurance proof
  • provide traffic / management plans
  • provide white card numbers
  • provide details of works.
Please ask your council for more information on eligibility.

Duration

As designated.

Fees

Common Fees details for this service in table format.

Type Amount Description
Application -

Verge work fees:

  • residential works within verge or nature strip with no impact on pedestrians - $75.00 (weekly rate)
  • application fee and 1 day's work - $100.00
  • additional day work - $50.00 (per day).

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $150.00

Works within the carriageway (kerb to kerb inclusive) - application fee and 1 day???s work.

Apply Application All $100.00

Works within the carriageway (kerb to kerb inclusive) - additional day (fee per additional day).

Apply Application All $125.00

Works within Council controlled public open space (road reserve excluded) - application fee and 1 day???s work.
 

Apply Application All $75.00

Works within Council controlled public open space (road reserve excluded - additional day (fee per additional day).

Apply Application All - Please ask your council for more information regarding fees.
Apply Inspection All -

Inspection fees:

  • additional inspection fee - $76.00
  • additional inspection fee - each site visit (Saturday) subject to availability - $210.00.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2008 Northern Territory

Local law(s) name

Darwin City Council By-Laws 1994

Approval time

5 days if the council has received all information needed.

Additional information

Refer to your council for details to be submitted.

Administering agency

City of Darwin

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:

Technical Officer

City of Darwin

Phone: 08 8930 0300
Email: darwin@darwin.nt.gov.au

Supporting information