Approval for Works Within Road Reserves - Victoria


You may need this permit if you wish to conduct works within a road reserve, including the roadway or the roadside (this includes road opening and road closing). This approval applies to federal, state and council controlled roads.

Some minor works may be exempt from this approval. Please consult the attached guide in the first instance for more information specific to your activity.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

There may be specific eligibility requirements relating to your intended actions and the location involved. Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As specified by permit.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $151.35

Road opening. Fees for 2017-18.


Local law(s) name

General Purposes Local Law 2015

Lodgement process


Submit application form and supporting documents to council.

Administering agency

Maribyrnong City Council

Contact details

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

Parking and Local Laws

Maribyrnong City Council

Operating address: 61 Napier Street
Footscray, Victoria 3011
Mailing address: PO BOX 58
Footscray, Victoria 3011
Phone: 03 9688 0200
Fax: 03 9687 7793
Website: Maribyrnong City Council (Opens in new window)