Public Space Occupation

Under the Local Government Act 1999, property owners are required to apply and seek approval from Council to occupy a section of a public road.

The following are a sample of activities that require approval:

  • erecting hoarding, temporary fencing or scaffolding on Council land
  • placing an industrial bin or building materials on Council land
  • activities that result in partial or full closure of footpaths or roadways, such as crane or truck deliveries

What the costs are

There is a non-refundable application lodgement fee of $43.10 which must be paid upon submission of your application. 

What you need to apply

  • A copy of the original application form, including a plan showing dimensions of the area to be occupied.
  • An application fee of $43.10 must be paid when lodging the application.
  • Traffic management plan
  • Certificate of Currency showing a minimum AUD $10 million Public Liability Insurance

Public Space Occupation Application Form(231 kb)

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