Permit to Undertake Works on a Thoroughfare - Western Australia


You will require this permit if you intend to do work on a thoroughfare. A thoroughfare is road, street, way or other public place. Work requiring this permit includes, but is not limited to:

  • Creating crossovers;
  • Constructing a gate;
  • Digging or creating a trench through or under a kerb or footpath;
  • Felling any tree onto a thoroughfare;
  • Driving any vehicle across a kerb or footpath (except at a specially constructed crossing);
  • Driving a heavy vehicle across a kerb or footpath; or
  • Creating a temporary vehicle crossing.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


As specified.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

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Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 WA

Regulation(s) name

Local Government (Uniform Local Provisions) Regulations 1996 WA

Local law(s) name

Activities on Thoroughfares and Trading in Thoroughfares and Public Places Local Law 1999

Administering agency

Town of Cottesloe

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer, Administration Desk

Town of Cottesloe

Operating address: 109 Broome Street
Cottesloe, Western Australia 6011
Mailing address: PO BOX 606
Cottesloe, Western Australia 6911
Phone: 08 9285 5000
Fax: 08 9285 5001
Website: Town of Cottesloe (Opens in new window)