Works Zone - Wentworth Avenue, Surry Hills

Decision Maker: Local Pedestrian, Cycling and Traffic Calming Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Determined




It is recommended that the Committee endorse the reallocation of the kerb space on the northern side of Wentworth Avenue, Surry Hills, between the points 23.3 metres and 47.3 metres south of Goulburn Street, as "Works Zone 7.30am-5.30pm Mon-Fri, 7.30am-3.30pm Sat" and "No Stopping Other Times", subject to the following conditions:-

(A)      The Applicant must comply with the Works Zone conditions as stipulated in Schedule C of this agenda.

(B)      The Applicant must obtain separate approval from the City's Tree Management Team prior to implementation of the Works Zone.

(C)      The Applicant is not permitted to operate any part of a crane over a public road or hoist/swing goods from a Works Zone across or over any part of a public road by means of a lift, hoist or crane unless a separate approval has been obtained from the City's Construction and Building Certification Services Unit as required under Section 68 of the Local Government Act 1993 and Section 138 of the Roads Act 1993.

(D)      The Works Zone is to be limited to vehicles up to Australian Standard 8.8 metre Medium Rigid vehicle.

(E)      The Applicant must implement appropriate traffic control measures and use RMS Accredited Traffic Controllers to manage vehicular and pedestrian accessibility adjacent to the Works Zone.

(F)       The Applicant must install and maintain the temporary line marking changes in Wentworth Avenue. All redundant line marking must be removed to the satisfaction of the City and RMS. On completion of the works the Applicant must re-instate the original line marking in Wentworth Avenue to the satisfaction of the City and RMS.

(G)      The Applicant must notify adjacent properties of the Works Zone at least 14 days prior to installation.

(H)      The Applicant must provide a telephone number of the Site Manager.

Voting Members for this Item


Voting Members



City of Sydney



Roads and Maritime Services



NSW Police – Surry Hills PAC



Representative for the Member for Sydney





The Committee carried the recommendation unanimously.


Laing O'Rourke Australia Construction Pty Ltd has requested a 30 metre long Works Zone in Randle Lane, Surry Hills.


Report author: Hassan Choudhry

Publication date: 21/02/2019

Date of decision: 21/02/2019

Decided at meeting: 21/02/2019 - Local Pedestrian, Cycling and Traffic Calming Committee

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