Road Works Permit - Northern Areas Council - South Australia

Description

You will need this permit to undertake any alteration to a public 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

Please consult the council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

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.

Forms

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

Northern Areas Council

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Council Office

Northern Areas Council

South Australia
Operating address: 94 Ayr Street
Jamestown, South Australia 5491
Mailing address: PO BOX 20
Jamestown, South Australia 5491
Phone: 1300 664 108
Phone: 08 8664 1139
Email: admin@nacouncil.sa.gov.au
Website: Northern Areas Council (Opens in new window)