Requests for road closures
Part road closures
A 'temporary part road closure' may inlcude the closure of a footpath, shoulder or lane but still provides access for motorists.
Closures for non-development works
Part road closures may be requested by service providers, contractors etc to allow for proposed works to be carried out.
The Notification of temporary part road closure form must be completed by the applicant and faxed or e-mailed to council by close of business on the Wednesday the week prior to the proposed closure.
Closures for development works
If a part road closure is required due to works that are associated with a development approval, the Development - Part road closure application is to be submitted to council.
Full road closures
A 'temporary full road closure' blocks the entire road and does not allow access to motorists.
Full road closures may be requested by service providers, contractors and event organiser's to allow for proposed works or events.
The Temporary full road closure application must be completed be the applicant and sent to council a minimum of six weeks prior to the event. There are a number of conditions that must be met to allow a temporary road closure and these conditions are specified on the application form.
If the project or event is significant, it may be beneficial to apply earlier than the suggested six week period.
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