Permission to Obstruct Streets and Footways - Adelaide Hills Council - South Australia


You will need this permission to obstruct or alter a street or footpath. This includes:

  • erecting ladders, hoardings or scaffolding over a footpath or road
  • driving or parking vehicles on footpaths
  • unloading goods or placing articles on streets
  • undertaking activities that obstruct the footpath by pipes or tubes (for example, steam cleaning carpets).

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

All information including application forms is on Council's Authorisation to alter a public road webpage.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $49.00

Alterations to road reserves. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All -

Application to place skip bin or container on council land:

  • application and one week permit - $71.00
  • every subsequent week - $37.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All -

You may need to pay additional fees. Please contact the council for more information.

Administering agency

Adelaide Hills Council

Contact details

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