Apply for a road occupation permit

A road occupation permit is required if you occupy part of a road, footpath or nature strip for works that do not require a Building Permit.

If the works are in relation to a Building Permit, please contact Building Services .

All applications are required a minimum of 10 business days prior to the requested start date of the permit.  To allow quicker processing, please provide your e-mail address and mobile number on the application.

How to apply

Step 1: Apply Online, or Complete the Road occupation application form(PDF, 362KB) and submit to Council with relevant documentation. Do not provide payment at this stage. 

Step 2: You will receive a "Payment Request" for the amount due if your application is pre-approved.

Step 3: Make payment by one of the methods advertised on the payment request.

Step 4: Once payment is received your application will be approved and the permit will be sent to you