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, caravan, trailer, vending machine, customer servery or sign, on or obstructing a road or 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.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

An application for permit is to be in writing and accompanied by:

  • A statement specifying the type of activity proposed;
  • A statement detailing the required period of the permit;
  • A scaled drawing showing location and extent of the activity;
  • Any other information the Contact Officer may reasonably require; and
  • Payment of any applicable fee.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $120.00

Open a road.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1993 TAS

Local law(s) name

Highways, Public Reserves, Parking Areas and Stormwater By-Law 2016

Administering agency

Waratah - Wynyard Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Waratah - Wynyard Council

Operating address: 21 Saunders Street
Wynyard
Tas 7325
Mailing address: PO BOX 168
Wynyard, Tasmania 7325
Phone: 03 6443 8333
Fax: 03 6443 8383
Email: council@warwyn.tas.gov.au
Website: Waratah - Wynyard Council (Opens in new window)