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

To obtain an approval, the applicant must:

  • complete the application form
  • provide a copy of a sketch plan showing the proposed works, location and all assets within the vicinity
  • pay the prescribed fees.

Note: The applicant must supply to Council the name of the Work Manager or Contractor and Public Liability Insurer before this application can be paid for and accepted.

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 for more information.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Road Management Act 2004 Victoria

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 1 2013

Lodgement process

Apply

The application must include a completed form; 2 copies of fully dimension scale drawings and site plan and specifications for the proposal.

Administering agency

Hume City Council

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:

Local Laws

Hume City Council

Operating address: 1079 Pascoe Vale Road
Broadmeadows, Victoria 3047
Mailing address: PO BOX 119
Dallas, Victoria 3047
Phone: 03 9205 2200
Fax: 03 9309 0109
Email: contactus@hume.vic.gov.au
Website: Hume City Council (Opens in new window)