Lodge & Apply - Roads, Footpaths and Vehicle Crossing Applications

Apply online if you plan to do works outside your property boundary.

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Vehicle Crossings

Application Type Description Apply
Vehicle Crossings (Driveways) on Council Roads Apply for this permit if you want to change, widen, move, add or reinstate/repair a vehicle crossing on a Council road. See Inspection of Works below for crossings on Arterial (main) roads. Find out more Apply online
Inspection of Works on Arterial (Main) Roads If the vehicle crossing (driveway) works are on an Arterial (main) road you will need to apply for a Council Inspection instead of the above permit. VicRoads' consent or relevant Planning Permit will need to be obtained first. Find out more Apply online

Utility Connections & Works by Authorities

Application Type Description Apply
Utility Connections & Miscellaneous Works on Council Roads Apply for this permit if you want to connect a utility service such as Water Mains or undertake other works outside a property boundary (this does not include stormwater drainage connections). Find out more Apply online
Works by Authorities on Council Roads Authorities (or a contractor authorised to work on behalf of one) are required to apply for a permit before doing ‘major’ works (more than 8.5 square metres of excavation). Find out more Apply online
Inspection of Works on Arterial (Main) Roads If the works listed above are on an Arterial (main) road you will need to apply for a Council Inspection instead of the above permits. VicRoads' consent or relevant Planning Permit will need to be obtained first. Find out more Apply online

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