Extraordinary / overdimension vehicle approval (Cairns) - Queensland

Description

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

Licence

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

Fees

Contact council to determine applicable fees.

Administering agency

Cairns Regional Council

Contact details

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

Operating address: 119 - 145 Spence Street
Cairns, Queensland 4870
Mailing address: PO BOX 359
Cairns, Queensland 4870
Phone: 07 4044 3044
Fax: 07 4044 3022
Email: council@cairns.qld.gov.au
Website: Cairns Regional Council (Opens in new window)