Approval for works on local government areas and roads - Mackay Regional Council - Queensland

Description

You will require this approval if you conduct work on council property, such as roads and footways, as part of construction work or business operations. Examples of activities which will require this approval include:

  • construct / repair a driveway or footpath
  • place a planter box on the footway
  • deposit equipment and materials on the footway
  • crossover kerb and channel
  • excavate roadway or footway
  • connect to Council stormwater drainage
  • temporary use of footway (temporary stall)
  • hoarding and gantry
  • display or storage of goods on roadway or footway
  • construction and demolition waste disposal.

Service type

Licence

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

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please contact the Council for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Approval for works on local government areas and roads - Please contact the Council for information on the current application process and relevant form.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2009 Queensland

Local law(s) name

Local Law 1 (Administration) 2011

Application process

Apply

To apply for approval for works on local government areas and roads, you must:

  • submit the approved application form
  • accompany the application with any documents or materials required by your local council
  • pay the prescribed fee.

The following documents and materials may need to accompany your application:

  • full details of the proposed works or interference including plans and specifications
  • details of all building work and other work to be carried out under the approval
  • details of the time and place at which the works will be undertaken
  • the proposed term of the approval
  • the impact of the works on pedestrian or vehicular traffic
  • materials, equipment and vehicles to be used in the undertaking of the works
  • plans and specifications detailing the relevant part of the road, the proposed location of each structure and item of equipment, and the type and location of any utility, service or infrastructure to be used.
  • the written consent and statement of support from each occupier of land which will be directly or indirectly affected by the undertaking of the works on a road.

If written consent cannot be obtained, you must provide details of the consultation undertaken by the applicant on the road and the result of the consultation.

Administering agency

Mackay Regional Council

Contact details

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Enquiries

Mackay Regional Council

Operating address: 73 Gordon Street
Mackay, Queensland 4740
Mailing address: PO BOX 41
Mackay, Queensland 4740
Phone: 1300 622 529
Phone: 07 4961 9444
Fax: 07 4944 2400
Email: council@mackay.qld.gov.au
Website: Mackay Regional Council (Opens in new window)