Temporary road closures

Temporary road closures can be caused by:

  • works such as construction, utility repairs, excavations, road resurfacing
  • events such as road races, street parties, or parades

Apply for temporary road closure consent

Apply for a temporary road closure consent for road works or an event.

Road closures for road works

Divided into three types depending on the impact of the road closure on the public and properties in the area.

Road closures for events

Divided into two types, depending on the impact on the public and properties in the area, and whether the event has been held at this location before.

Advertising and Signage

All temporary road closures must be advertised in advance, and pre-works signage warning the public of the proposed road closure is required.

Temporary use of legal road

Charges apply for the temporary use of legal road, such as when fences and hoardings need to occupy public roads and footpaths.