Permit to Occupy a Road to Undertake Works - Victoria

Description

You may require this permit if you intend to carry out any of the following activities on a road:

  • occupy or fence off part of a road (including parking zones)
  • place or plant vegetation or other objects
  • use a mobile crane or travel tower for building work
  • tamper or interfere with any road reserve
  • make or reinstate a hole or excavation
  • remove, damage or interfere with a temporary traffic signal or sign.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $101.00

Per day. Fees for 2016-17.

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Traffic impact works on a municipal road or non arterial state road on which the maximum speed limit for vehicles at any time is more than fifty kilometres per hour and is conducted on, or on any part of, the roadway, pathway or shoulder range between $334.20 to $612.90. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All -

Minor works that are traffic impact works conducted by a representative of a utility, public transport or a road authority on a municipal road range between $85.30 and $132.20. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All -

Traffic impact works on a municipal road or non arterial state road on which the maximum speed limit for vehicles at any time is not more than fifty kilometres per hour and is not conducted on, or on any part of, the roadway, pathway or shoulder range between $85.30 to $334.20. Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Road Opening Permit - PDF (Opens in new window)

Administering agency

Surf Coast Shire Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

Surf Coast Shire Council

Operating address: 1 Merrijig Drive
Torquay, Victoria 3228
Mailing address: PO BOX 350
Torquay, Victoria 3228
Email: info@surfcoast.vic.gov.au