The Civil Engineering Standard Drawings will be updated from time to time as required, without prior notice. A history of the updates of those drawings revised will be maintained on this site.
The Mornington Peninsula Shire Specification for Road and Drainage Works is a large document split into several volumes that will take some time to download in its entirety.
Utility/Non-utility minor works such as drainage or domestic service connections, or other works that involve the installation of structures in a road reserve and others will require a permit.
Where development works are being undertaken in commercial areas or in areas where there is close proximity to large numbers of people, protection measures will need to be installed.
To undertake certain works on new or existing buildings, the use of a road or footpath may be necessary.
Permits are required to install vehicle crossings to ensure that required construction standards are met and reinstatement of surrounding assets are undertaken in accordance with set requirements.
To assist in the interpretation and application of Private Works on Nature Strips and Road Reserves Policy on road reserves under the control and management of the Shire.
When a building permit is received from your Building Surveyor, a Shire Officer will inspect community assets prior to works commencing and again following completion of works.
All street lights within public roads are serviced by United Energy and its contractors, lighting in public places are owned and maintained by the Shire.
The Shire has a history of using Special Charge Schemes to assist in funding necessary infrastructure works such as the construction of unmade roads, the installation of footpaths & drainage upgrades.
Referenced and incorporated documents for land affected by geotechnical engineering investigation.
A Checklist for Construction Plans for Multi Dwelling Developments
A permit is required for the placement of a shipping container on Council land. This is to ensure that the container does not impact on public safety or cause damage to Council assets.
If you are deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, you can contact us through the National Relay Service.
Visit: National Relay Service
TTY/voice calls: 133 677 Speak and listen: 1300 555 727 SMS relay: 0423 677 767
Please be aware that CCTV cameras are in operation at a number of Shire buildings, including municipal offices, recreation centres and youth centres.
Mornington Peninsula Shire acknowledges and pays respect to the Boon Wurrung / Bunurong people, the traditional custodians of these lands and waters.