Approval for Works Within Road Reserves - City of Greater Geelong - 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.

Pleas note that you will be required to have adequate public liability insurance ($10 million minimum).

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees may vary. Please contact the responsible council for more information.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Approval for Works Within Road Reserves - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2020 Victoria

Road Management Act 2004 Victoria

Local law(s) name

Neighbourhood Amenity Local Law 2014

Administering agency

City of Greater Geelong

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:

Engineering Department

City of Greater Geelong

Operating address: City Hall
30 Gheringhap Street
Geelong, Victoria 3220
Mailing address: PO BOX 104
Geelong, Victoria 3220
Phone: 03 5272 5272
Fax: 03 5272 4277
Email: contactus@geelongcity.vic.gov.au