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Our parks

Temporary Vehicle Access

Council may permit temporary vehicle access through our parks and reserves under certain conditions for works within or associated with adjoining properties. All temporary vehicle access is subject to Council approval and individual merit assessment. The maximum time generally permitted for temporary access is 14 days with extensions only granted under special circumstances.


How to apply 

Temporary access applications must be submitted with all required information to Council by the person/s undertaking the works or activities a minimum of 10 business days before the requested date.  

The application is to be lodged online via Councils Online Services by selecting Lodge an Application > Roads and Parks Infrastructure, then scroll down to Temporary Vehicle Access.  

All requests are individually assessed and subject to our standard terms and conditions. 


Fees and Charges 

The following payments apply to all applications, as per our current Schedule of Fees and Charges . Please note, bond payments only apply to approved applications.  

  • Application Fee $200 

  • Inspection Fee $150 per each inspection 

  • Key Bond (if required) $150 

  • Damage Bond 

         $1500 (Resident) 

         $3000 (Resident/Commercial/Corporate) 


If you have any questions you can get in touch with our Parks and Open Space Team at



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