Permission to Obstruct Streets and Footways - South Australia


Persons undertaking activities which will obstruct a street or footpath may be required to seek permission prior to commencing the activity. Permission may be needed for activities such as the erection of ladders, hoardings or scaffolding over a footpath or road, the driving or parking of vehicles on footpaths, the unloading of goods or placing of articles on streets or the undertaking of works which involve obstruction of the footpath by pipes or tubes (for example, steam cleaning of carpets).

Service type


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


As designated.


Variable; refer to your local Council.

Administering agency

Wakefield Regional Council

Contact details

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


Operating address: Scotland Place
Balaklava SA 5461
Mailing address: PO Box 167
Balaklava SA 5461
Phone: 0888620800
Fax: 0888621115
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