Permit to Occupy a Road or Highway - Tasmania

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to occupy a road or highway to:

  • Hold or conduct an event;
  • Place anything, such as a skip bin or sign, on a road or highway;
  • Install a vending machine or customer servery where consumers must stand on the highway;
  • Open or enclose a road or part of a road;
  • Occupy or fence off part of a road;
  • Erect a hoarding or overhead protective awning; or
  • Place materials, vegetation or other objects on the road or highway.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit you will require adequate public liability insurance from an approved insurance provider.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

Fees vary depending on individual circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for fee information.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 TAS

Local law(s) name

Highways By-Law 3 2013

Administering agency

Burnie City Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Burnie City Council

Operating address: 80 Wilson Street
Burnie, Tasmania 7320
Mailing address: PO BOX 973
Burnie, Tasmania 7320
Phone: 03 6430 5700
Fax: 03 6431 3896
Email: burnie@burnie.net
Website: Burnie City Council (Opens in new window)