Consent For Works and Structures in or on a Public Road (Section 138)

Use this form to apply for approval for works and structures in/on a road reserve, including temporary road closures, driveways and laybacks, under Section 138 of the Roads Act 1993

Dependant on the works, as part of your application you may be required to submit the following:

  • A detailed site plan

Minor Works Approval (e.g. Driveway construction work)

A Works Site Plan must be submitted to include the required level of detail as shown on the example included in this application. The site plan, while preferred being drawn to scale, can be hand drawn provided it is clear and includes the required detailed information.

  • Road design plans if applicable

Other Works Approval – Road Construction Works

Detailed road design plans are to be submitted to Council with this application for road construction works approval. The plans are to be prepared by a suitably qualified practising Engineer and shall include an erosion and sediment control plan, drainage plan, pavement design and geometric road design – including longitudinal section and cross-sections of the road. Plans shall be prepared in accordance with current Council standards.

Any application for water/sewer/stormwater related works shall be accompanied by a Section 68 Application which will require the submission of detailed design plans as a minimum requirement.

 

All road design plans submitted with this application must show all existing trees and vegetation. Road design and construction is to ensure the preservation of as many existing trees as possible.

 

Online

Complete the application details

Complete the required details in the online application form.  

Pay the fee

A fee is payable with this application. Customer Services will contact you over the phone to obtain payment by credit card. A 1% surcharge will apply. 

Assessment

You may be required to undergo a mandatory critical inspection in order to finalise your works. If this is required this will be detailed in your Conditions of Consent. 

Processing time

Processing time will depend on the development. 

Further Information

Please contact:

Development Services

Telephone: 02 4868 0888

In Person

Step 1.Complete the application details

Download, print and complete our (PDF, 281KB)Consent For Works and Structures in or on a Public Road (Section 138)(PDF, 281KB)  form. Please make sure to bring this with you.

Step 2.Visit our offices

Visit our Civic Centre between 8.30am and 4.30pm weekdays to finalise your request and pay for your registration.

Step 3.Pay the fee

A fee is payable with this application. Please pay at our Customer Service cashiers counter. We accept cash, credit card, EFT, or cheque.  Please note that a 1% surcharge will apply for credit card payments. 

Step 4.Assessment

You may be required to undergo a mandatory critical inspection in order to finalise your works. If this is required this will be detailed in your Conditions of Consent. 

Step 5.Processing time

Processing time will depend on the development. 

Step 6.Further Information

Please contact:

Development Services

Telephone: 02 4868 0888

 

By Mail

Step 1.Complete the application details

Download, print and complete our (PDF, 281KB)Consent For Works and Structures in or on a Public Road (Section 138) form(PDF, 281KB)

Step 2.Pay the fee

A fee is payable with this application. Customer Service will contact you for payment or you can send a cheque with your application. Please note that a 1% surcharge will apply for credit card payments.

Step 3.Assessment

You may be required to undergo a mandatory critical inspection in order to finalise your works. If this is required this will be detailed in your Conditions of Consent. 

Step 4.Processing time

Processing time will depend on the development. 

Step 5.Send us your completed form

Either by email to: mail@wsc.nsw.gov.au 

Or by post to:

Wingecarribee Shire Council, PO Box 141, Moss Vale NSW 2577