Approval for Works Within Road Reserves - City of Boroondara - Victoria

Description

You may need this permit if you intend to conduct works within a road reserve. Works include road excavation, construction, maintenance and interfering with vegetation.

Road reserves include roadways, freeways, nature strips and footpaths. You will need to contact the relevant Coordinating Road Authority (CRA) before undertaking any work on a road reserve. The CRA will vary depending on whether the road reserve is controlled by local, state or federal government. To determine which CRA is relevant please contact your council.

Please read the attached guide for more information specific to your activity.

Service type

Licence

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 works and the location involved. Please contact the relevant coordinating road authority for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Please note that you will be required to have adequate public liability insurance ($20 million minimum).

Duration

The permit is valid for 3 months from the date of issue.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $147.85

Minor works 8.5 m2 or less conducted on a Roadway, Shoulder, Path or Nature strip. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $95.40

Minor works 8.5 m2 or less conducted on Council Land. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $373.65

Major works greater than 8.5 m2 (roads with a speed limit of 50 km/h or under) conducted on a Roadway, Shoulder, Path or Nature strip. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $95.40

Major works greater than 8.5 m2 (roads with a speed limit of 50 km/h or under) conducted on Council Land. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $685.25

Major works greater than 8.5 m2 (roads with a speed limit over 50 km/h) conducted on a Roadway, Shoulder, Path or Nature Strip. Fees for 2023-24

Apply Application All $373.65

Major works greater than 8.5 m2 (roads with a speed limit over 50 km/h) conducted on Council Land. Fees for 2023-24

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2020 Victoria

Road Management Act 2004 Victoria

Approval time

Please allow at least 10 working days for your application to be processed.

Administering agency

City of Boroondara

Contact details

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