Thursday 20th April 2017
Council to crack down on car crime
Wednesday 19th April 2017
ANZAC Day services across the Southern Highlands
Sunday 30th April 10:00am - 1:00pm
Learner Driver Log Book Run
Wednesday 10th May 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Council Meeting 10 May 2017
To report a pothole on a road that is classified as Regional or Local, contact:
Wingecarribee Shire Council
Telephone: (02) 4868-0888
To report a pothole on a road that is classified as State, contact:
Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) Transport Management Centre
For information about road classes in the Wingecarribee Shire, see the sections below.
The road network is made up of State, Regional and Local Roads. Council is responsible for maintaining Regional and Local Roads. The table below shows type of roads and total length within the shire.
|Road Class||Sealed (km)||Unsealed (km)||Total Length (km)|
|Class||Authority & Funding||Roads in Shire|
|State||Roads & Maritime Services |
Council has no determining
role in what work is done or
|Regional||Wingecarribee Shire Council|
Funded by annual block
grant from the RMS for
maintenance and rehabilitation
works determined by council.
The Repair Program provides
50% funding for specific
rehabilitation or enhancement
|Local||Wingecarribee Shire Council|
Funded by Council funds,
grant funds applied to Local
Roads and include the road component of the Financial Assistance Grants and
Roads to Recovery Program.
The Operations Division of Council looks after the roads, from pothole patching and resealing to new construction and reconstruction.
The maintenance of unformed roads is the responsibility of the landowners who use the road for access.
Funding for roads varies with regard to the class of road, allocation method (distribution formula, accident record etc.,), and the type of work required (specific construction, routine maintenance, untied).
Repair Program for Regional Roads - State Government program
Financial Assistance Grants (Road Component)
Black Spot Program
Roads to Recovery (R2R)
Other - Section 94 Contributions