City Works Permit - Port Augusta City Council - South Australia

Description

You will need this permit to undertake any alteration to a public building or road. A public road is any road or road verge owned or controlled by your local council.

You will make an alteration to a public road if you:

  • alter the construction or arrangement of the road to permit or facilitate access from an adjacent property
  • erect or install a structure (including pipes, wires, cables, fixtures, fittings and other objects) in, on, across, under or over the road
  • change or interfere with the construction, arrangement or materials of the road
  • change, interfere with or remove a structure associated with the road
  • plant, interfere with, or remove a tree or other vegetation on the road.

This permit includes, but is not limited to, the following activities:

  • construction of driveway crossovers
  • installation and repair of stormwater drainage connections
  • development of street verges and / or nature strips
  • installation of underground electrical and water connections.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

You will be required to have public liability insurance for a minimum of $20 million.

Duration

As specified

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Please contact the council for information on fees to be submitted.

Disqualified persons or entities

You will not need this permit if:

  • you are permitted to alter a road under some other legislative authority
  • the purpose of your alteration is to permit vehicular access to and from land adjoining the road and the alteration is approved as part of a development approval
  • the alteration is the installation, maintenance, replacement or removal of a telecommunication subscriber connection.

Administering agency

Port Augusta City Council

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Council Office

Port Augusta City Council

South Australia
Operating address: 4 Mackay Street
Port Augusta, South Australia 5700
Mailing address: PO BOX 1704
Port Augusta, South Australia 5700
Phone: 08 8641 9100
Fax: 08 8641 0357
Email: admin@portaugusta.sa.gov.au
Website: Port Augusta City Council (Opens in new window)