Temporary access to parks for private works

Approval is required for all temporary access to residential or private property through Council-controlled parkland.

This application may include a $154 fee and a refundable bond (to cover potential parkland damage) and will be subject to approval conditions. A ground entry fee is applicable to those applicants where a Council officer is required to facilitate access or required to evaluate the site for bond reinstatement.

Temporary access will be considered for the following request types:

  • fence construction
  • swimming pool installation
  • property landscaping
  • removal of boat or vehicle from property.

Before completing the application form, please read our Park use terms & conditions(PDF, 204KB)


Complete and submit our online form

Use this online form to request temporary access to a park for private works.

Submit online form

Please note: the application fee is non-refundable.