Permit to Use a Heavy / Long Vehicle in or on a Public Place or Restricted Road - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to park, place or use a heavy / long vehicle on or over any council / public land, or on a road where the use of such a vehicle would otherwise be contrary to a sign governing the use of vehicles on that road. This permit covers all vehicles, whether registered or not.

A long vehicle is 7.5 metres or longer, including load or projection. A heavy vehicle is a vehicle weighing more than 4.5 tonnes (gross vehicle mass) whether laden or unladen. Vehicles can include mobile crane, travel tower, lift, tackle or similar on or above a road. This includes the encroachment on council land of the jib or stabilising legs of any hoisting devices.

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 -

For all other heavy vehicle permits, fees vary according to the type and weight of the vehicle, please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Apply Application All $70.00

Space occupancy for motorised plants per day. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All $30.00

Space occupancy for non-motorised plants per day. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application All -

Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Apply Application All $150.00

Out of hours travel tower application fee, you may be required to pay a permit fee. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Licence All -

Out of hours travel tower application fee, you may be required to pay a permit fee. Fees range between $150 and $380, please consult the responsible council for information on the correct fees to be submitted with your application. Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Permit to Occupy Space on Road or Footpath - Motorised Plant and Equipment - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.
Apply All Permit to Use a Heavy / Long Vehicle in or on a Public Place or Restricted Road - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Local law(s) name

Activities Local Law 2009

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.

Construction Management Group (Site Services)

City of Melbourne

Operating address: Floor 3, House CH2
240 Little Collins Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Operating address: 90 - 120 Swanston Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1603
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 03 9658 9658
Fax: 03 9658 9572
Email: siteservices@melbourne.vic.gov.au
Website: City of Melbourne (Opens in new window)