If you are carrying out road &/or footpath works on behalf of a Utility, please refer to the ‘Road and/or footpath opening by contractor on behalf of a Utility company information sheet’ before lodgement of this application. Information available on Council website.
You are highly advised to read and familiarise yourself with Council’s ‘Road and/or footpath openings information sheet’ prior to lodgement of this application. Information available on Council website.
In addition to this the applicant shall refer to Council’s restoration chargers and pay the appropriate fees, based on the area or length to be opened.
Before completing the table below, the TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR ROAD AND FOOTPATH OPENING PERMIT (page 3-7) must be followed, as compliance is essential.
For the relevant Paving Material type & Rate please refer to the Schedule of restoration charges financial year 2019/2020 on page 7-8.
Fees and charges
Application fee $175
There is a non-refundable application fee for each Road Opening Application
If your proposed opening is in conjunction with a driveway application and within the frontage of your property then you should read the Driveway & Ancillary Works Application process.
You need to submit this application if you are looking to carry out any of the following Road &/or Footpath works in Council land:
Below, you will find information on the steps required in order to obtain Road &/or Footpath opening approval. It is important you read the following steps and information carefully before lodging an application.
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PO Box 21, Hunters Hill NSW 2110
Tel: (02) 9879 9400
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