For residential driveways, once a Vehicular Crossing Request has been lodged and a receipt issued by Council, the contractor can commence work.
For medium and high density residential, commercial or industrial driveways. once a Vehicular Crossing Request has been lodged with, and accepted by, Council the contractor can commence work.
Council’s Driveway Specifications includes details as to how the work needs to be carried out and when it needs to be inspected. Typically, an initial inspection is carried out before any concrete is poured and a final inspection is carried out once the works are completed.
Only the Applicant, Owner or Contractor identified in the original Vehicular Crossing Request can arrange an inspection.
Inspections must be requested no less than 24 hours beforehand. You can request for a morning or afternoon inspection.
To arrange for an inspection contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on 02 9843 0555. Council’s inspector will visit the site and issue an inspection result electronically to the persons' quoted in the application.