Council approval for other activities
Learn about Council approvals you may need for footpath dining and trading, displaying signs, and activities involving cranes, skips and hoardings, and check our restrictions on construction hours.
Other approvals overview
Learn about the approvals you need for activities affecting a footpath, road or other public land, such as operating a crane, installing an advertising sign or placing a bin.
Skips, cranes & hoardings
You need Council approval to operate a crane, hoist or concrete pump in a public place, and place temporary hoardings or skip bins on a public footway or road.
Learn about the Council approval process for A-Frame signs.
Check the steps to get Council approval for trading on a footpath, such as providing an outdoor dining service or displaying goods for sale on a public footpath.
Council restricts the times when building works can be carried out, and those hours vary depending on the type of work. Read about the specific limitations and penalties.