Road Closures and Mobile Crane Permits
A permit is required to close a road or operate a mobile crane on Council land within the City of Greater Dandenong.Road closure permits are generally only issued for a 24 hour period.
Applying for a local law permit
Download and complete the application for mobile crane / road closure permit form (Word - 284KB) form.
Fees apply and must be paid at time of application. See Local Law Fees for current permit fees.
When submitting an application, you must attach proof of a $20 million public liability insurance cover indemnifying Council against any possible claims arising from the activity.
If your works or event impacts vehicular or pedestrian traddic (including closing nature strips) a Traffic Management Plan (TMP) will also be required in addition to the permit.
Traffic Management Plan (TMP)
In accordance with the Road Management Act, Council charges a fee for assessing Traffic Management Plans (TMPs) and Taffic Guidance Schemes (TGSs) for works on local roads. Applications recieved will be issued an invoice, which must be paid prior to Council providing consent for the proposed traffic management works.