Building Over Easements and or near Council Stormwater Drainage Assets Policy

Responsible Department - Building Services

Building Over Easements and or near Council Stormwater Drainage Assets (373kb)

Purpose

This policy protects Council’s stormwater drainage assets while ensuring property owners avoid the cost and inconvenience of removing structures that may impede access to an asset when maintenance is required.

Scope

This policy establishes the requirements that must be considered when planning to construct works over a Council easement or within 1.0 metre lateral offset of a Council stormwater drainage asset.