Works Zone - Upper Fort Street, Millers Point

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 eastern side of Upper Fort Street, Millers Point, between the points 34.7 metres and 54.7 metres north of Sydney Observatory access road as “Works Zone 7am-7pm Mon-Fri 7am-5pm Sat”, “2P Ticket 8am-6pm Sun & Public Holidays” and “4P Ticket 7-10pm Mon-Fri 6-10pm Sat Sun & Public Holidays” 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 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.

(C)       The Applicant must notify adjacent properties of the Works Zone at least 14 days prior to installation and must provide a telephone number of the supervisor responsible for the proposed Works Zone and include contact details in the notification letter to be distributed to affected stakeholders.

Voting Members for this Item


Voting Members



City of Sydney



Transport for NSW



NSW Police – Sydney City PAC



Representative for the Member for Sydney





The Committee unanimously supported the recommendation.



Vari Group has requested a 20 metre long Works Zone in Upper Fort Street, Millers Point.

The Works Zone is to facilitate construction works at Fort Street Public School.

Report author: Clement Lim

Publication date: 19/08/2021

Date of decision: 19/08/2021

Decided at meeting: 19/08/2021 - Local Pedestrian, Cycling and Traffic Calming Committee

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