Road Works Permit - Whyalla City 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

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

Duration

As specified

Fees

Common Fees details for this service in table format.

Type Amount Description
Application -

Please contact the council for information on fees to be submitted.

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All - Fee for road closure is individually assessed. Fee for 2021-22
Apply Application All $85.00 Obstructing access to and from driveway. Fee for 2021-22

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

Whyalla City 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:

Civic Building

Whyalla City Council

South Australia
Operating address: Darling Terrace
Whyalla SA 5600
Mailing address: PO Box 126
Whyalla SA 5600
Phone: 08 8640 3444
Fax: 08 8645 0155
Email: customer.service@whyalla.sa.gov.au
Website: Whyalla City Council (Opens in new window)