Licence to Obstruct a Thoroughfare or Verge - Western Australia

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to place obstructions or building material on a thoroughfare or verge. A public thoroughfare is any street, way or other public place. The verge is any area beside the thoroughfare but does not include any footpath.

Obstructions and building material include, but are not limited to, cranes, hoists, hoardings, fences, building materials or waste, and bulk storage containers. All obstructions must be placed within protective barriers for public safety. Sufficient light must also be provided at night to prevent accidents.

Any damage to a public thoroughfare due to the placement of obstructions must be repaired to the satisfaction of the local government. The Council requires that a deposit be paid that will be used if such repairs are not made to the required standards.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • Submit any required documentation; and
  • Pay any prescribed fees.

Duration

As specified.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

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

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Application for Licence to Obstruct a Thoroughfare or Verge - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms 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 2000

Administering agency

City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder

Contact details

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

Principal Building Surveyor, Building Services

City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder

Operating address: 577 Hannan Street
Kalgoorlie
WA 6430
Mailing address: PO BOX 2042
Boulder, Western Australia 6432
Phone: 08 9021 9691
Email: dennis.bassett@ckb.wa.gov.au
Website: City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder (Opens in new window)