Extraordinary/overdimension vehicle, transport of buildings (Carpentaria) - Queensland


You require this approval to operate over-width, over-length or overweight vehicles on roads under the care and control of the council.

You also require this licence if you are transporting machinery or buildings.

Service type


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


You may need to pay a road maintenance bond before your approval is granted. The maintenance bond is used to reinstate any damage made to the road or road signs.

If your vehicle will be travelling across roads which are in jurisdiction of Main Roads you must also seek approval from the Department of Transport and Main Roads.

Queensland Police may also require notice.


Contact council to determine applicable fees.

Local law(s) name

Carpentaria Shire Council - Local Law 1 (Administration) 2011

Application process

Contact council for more information on the current application process and relevant form.

Administering agency

Carpentaria Shire Council

Contact details

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

Carpentaria Shire Council

Operating address: 29-33 Haig Street
Queensland 4890
Mailing address: PO Box 31
Queensland 4890
Phone: 0747452200
Fax: 0747451340
Email: council@carpentaria.qld.gov.au
Website: Carpentaria Shire Council (Opens in new window)