Permission to Obstruct Streets and Footways - City of Holdfast Bay - 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

Please contact the council to identify any eligibility requirements.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $67.00

Hoarding permit. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $1.00

Footpath closure (per square metre, per day). Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $300.00

Fee for road closure with hoarding (per day). Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All -

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

Apply Application All -

Temporary rubbish disposal unit on a footpath or road:

  • Application Fee - $74.00
  • Per extra day - $30.00.

Fees for 2023-24

Approval time

Please allow at least 3 days for processing

Administering agency

City of Holdfast Bay

Contact details

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