Extraordinary/overdimension vehicle, transport of buildings (Cook) - 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.

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.

Service type


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

Local law(s) name

Cook Shire Council - Local Law 25 (Roads) 2001

Cook Shire Council - Subordinate Local Law 25 (Roads) 2001

Application process

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Administering agency

Cook Shire Council

Contact details

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

Environmental Health Officer

Cook Shire Council

Operating address: 10 Furneaux Street
Queensland 4895
Mailing address: PO Box 3
Queensland 4895
Phone: 0740695444
Fax: 0740695423
Email: mail@cook.qld.gov.au
Website: Cook Shire Council (Opens in new window)