Approval for Works Within Road Reserves - 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 but are not limited to all roadways, freeways, nature strips and footpaths. You will require to contact the relevant Coordinating Road Authority (CRA) to undertake your intended works. 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 local 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.

Duration

As specified by permit.

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 / agency for more information.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Road Management Act 2004 Victoria

Local law(s) name

Activities Local Law 2009

Lodgement process

Apply

Submit application form and supporting documents to council.

Administering agency

City of Melbourne

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:

Principal Engineer

City of Melbourne

Operating address: 90 - 120 Swanston Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1603
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 03 9658 9658
Fax: 03 9658 8886
Email: siteservices@melbourne.vic.gov.au
Website: City of Melbourne (Opens in new window)