Verge alterations

1. Overview

2. Driveways or crossing places

Property owners are responsible for constructing new, or repairing and maintaining existing, driveways / crossing places and inverts or gutter crossings.

3. Landscaping a verge

A verge or naturestrip is usually the section between:

  • The property boundary and the road
  • The footpath and the road. 


4. Stormwater connections

Connecting and maintaining residential stormwater pipes across Council land is the responsibility of the property owner -eg footpaths to the kerb.

5. Underground electrical service connections

Connecting and maintaining electrical connections underneath Council land is the responsibility of the property owner.