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Council approval must be obtained prior to the construction of a new, or alteration to an existing, driveway access, i.e. the section of driveway on Council property between the property boundary and the kerb.
If approved, the cost of any works will be the owner's responsibility.
Residents are required to inform and seek authorisation/approval from Council for any new works within the road verge area including establishing a driveway. Once approved, the works are required to be carried out to Council's specification.
Council will require the following:
You can download the appropriate permit documentation below.
Council may order the property owner to carry out specified work to construct, remove or repair a driveway at the property owner's expense. If the work is not carried out within a reasonable time, Council may have the work carried out and recover the cost of the work from the property owner. Fines may also apply.