Traffic control permit - Queensland


You will need this permit if you intend to perform any lane closures and traffic control associated with the activities authorised under a road corridor permit. You will need this permit to ensure:

  • road works or events can be carried out safely
  • department assets are adequately protected
  • there is minimal disruption to road users
  • traffic control activities are performed in accordance with the 'Manual of uniform traffic control devices part 3 works on roads'.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible, you must:

  • nominate an emergency on-site contact person who will always be available during traffic control
  • be engaged by an organisation with authority to undertake work on state controlled roads
  • hold public liability insurance of at least $20 million
  • indemnify the government against any and all loss incurred in connection with the traffic control
  • provide a traffic guidance scheme and a traffic management plan.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please contact the administering agency for information on fees to be submitted.

Approval time

Please allow at least seven working days for your application to be processed.

Administering agency

Department of Transport and Main Roads

Contact details

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