Road Opening Permits

This information is designed to help you understand the requirements of the Road Opening Permit (ROP) process which has been in place since 1 April 2019. The below information sheet will provide you all essential information required for an application and the conditions to be met. The changes are expected to benefit both customers and Council in planning and organising works in an efficient and effective way.

For more information contact:Asset Preservation Team on 5018 8100 or

 Fees 2020/21 Cost
Application Fee (Minor) <8m2 $88.86
Applications Fee (Major) >8m2 $144.20
Inspection Fee Each $99.50
Asphalt reinstatement (Minimum) $462.00
Asphalt Unit Rate per m2 $185.13