Roads, footpaths, drains and lighting
Rights of way
Information about the sale of existing rights of way and the construction of new ones.
How to report faulty street lights or request a review of your street lighting. Find out about Merri-bek's lighting policy.
Road and footpath repair
How to report a damaged road or footpath. Merri-bek's road repairs and maintenance.
Information on road safety in Merri-bek including school crossings, reporting a vehicle accident and heavy and long vehicles using our roads.
Stormwater drains and sewerage
What to do about issues with drains and pipes on public and private property
Temporary Road Occupation
A Temporary Road Occupation permit is required from Council to temporarily close any part of the road reserve or car park which is managed by Council. This is required when works occupy roads or laneways, Council-managed car parks, nature strips or footpaths.
Merri-bek technical notes
Merri-bek technical notes are the primary reference for selecting, constructing and maintaining engineering, street and landscape details.