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Transportation fees

As at 1 July 2019

Notes:

  1. The following permit fees are deposits only.
  2. Where Council incurs additional cost in managing the permit then additional fees will be charged. Examples of incurring additional cost includes additional processing and/or inspections due to the activity taking longer than anticipated, unfinished or unsatisfactory works, acting on complaints and any other costs incurred by Council related to the activity.
  3. The additional fees will be charged on a time and cost basis with a minimum fee period of 1hr plus disbursement.
Road Reserve Occupation (corridor access requests)
Permit type Permit definition Charges
Re-inspection fee

Re-inspections due to the activity taking longer than anticipated, unfinished or unsatisfactory works, acting on complaints and any other costs incurred by Council related to the activity. Re- inspection is required as reinstatement of works not satisfactory. Repairs not undertaken within timeframe specified.

  $125.00
Retrospective works

In general these works create high risk to other Road Reserve users and infrastructure as no formal approval has been granted to undertake works. Corridor Access Request applied for after works commenced onsite without consent. Fee applied in addition to the permit type relevant to the activity of works.

 

Double the fee to be determined depending on permit type applied

Non-utility works
In general these works create very low risk to Road Reserve Zone users and infrastructure. This permit type will include the cost of one site inspection for active works and one inspection for completed works.

- Minor scaffolding works associated with small scale renovation or building maintenance
- Shop front fit outs / repairs / replacements
- Crane operations.
- Building cleaning operations (water blasting).
- Annual Generic Traffic Management plan (non-invasive works such as; surveying, sign replacement, i.e. billboards/shop frontages, inspections, vegetation control and kerbside collection activities).

$161.00
Minor works

In general these works create low risk to road reserve users and infrastructure.

This permit type will include the cost of one site inspection for active works and one inspection for completed works.

- Up to 2 calendar days' duration (excluding reinstatement).
- Simple service connections.
- Up to 20m affected length.
- Minor work associated with Utilities.
- Overhead veranda works/canopy replacement.
- Berm work only.
- Larger scale scaffolding projects occupying the Road Reserve.
Note: Multiple sites for minor works may be considered under a single application at the discretion of the Corridor Manager.
$280.00
Standard works

In general these works create moderate risk to road reserve users and infrastructure.

This permit type will include the cost of two site inspections for active works and one inspection for completed works.

- More than 2 and up to 30 calendar days duration.
- More than 20m and up to 250m affected length.
- Any road crossing or intrusion whether open trenched or trenchless.
- Moderate inspection requirement.
Note: multiple sites for minor works may be considered under a single application at the discretion of the Corridor Manager.
$502.00
Comprehensive works

In general these works create high risk to Road Reserve users and infrastructure.

This permit type will include the cost of 3 site inspections for active works and 1 inspection for completed works.

- More than 30 calendar days' duration.
- More than 250m affected length.
- High inspection requirement.
- Major work on level 2 roads.
- Restricted property access.
- Annual generic traffic management plan (physical activity above and below ground).
- Construction sites (demolition and construction requires a separate application).
$915.00
Maintenance works
In general terms these are works agreed to by the corridor
manager as likely to be completed under a maintenance contract.
- Repair to an existing service or surface.
- Excludes new works within the Road Reserve.
No charge
Emergency works
An unexpected repair of a service to reduce the risk of significant or imminent threat of physical damage or destruction to road reserve users, infrastructure and property. - Duration no longer than 24 hours.
- Rectification of a dangerous situation including support requested by an emergency service.
No charge
Events

Undertaken by any party for any period of time within the road reserve for any length of time.

- Public activity or gathering sporting event, show or parade No charge

Last Reviewed: 01/07/2019
Temporary leasing of road space Charges
The basis for charges associated with temporary leasing of road space include:
  • Apply to property developers only.
  • Apply to the occupation of carriageway only.
  • Apply to occupations of greater than one month only, pro-rated on a daily basis.
  • Apply to all roads equally.
  • Apply to a per metre square rate of occupation.
  • A commercial rate of return is applied to the land value of the area occupied (valued at $2,500/m2).
5.75% pa
excl GST
Processing fee - per application $280.00

Last Reviewed: 28/06/2019
 

 
 

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