Road Management Act 2004 - Review of Road Management Plan

In accordance with section 54 (5) of the Road Management Act 2004 (Act), and section 8 (3) of the Road Management (General) Regulations 2016 (Regulations), the Merri-bek City Council (Council) has completed a review of its Road Management Plan (Plan) and proposes to amend the plan in a manner contemplated by section 41 of the Act.

The purpose of the review is consistent with section 9 (1) of the Regulations to ‘’ensure that the standards in relation to, and the priorities to be given to, the inspection, maintenance and repair of roads and classes of road to which the plan applies are appropriate.” The review applies to all the roads and classes of roads to which the Plan applies.

A copy of the report summarising the findings and conclusions of the review and proposed amendments, may be inspected or obtained from Council’s Municipal Offices at the Civic Centre, 90 Bell Street, COBURG 3058, or accessed via the link below.

Make a submission

Any person may make a submission to Council on the proposed amendment during the public submission period.  Submissions should be made in writing:

  • attention to Rosalyn Sutcliffe, Merri-bek City Council, Locked Bag 10, Merri-bek 3058
  • delivered to the Merri-bek Civic Centre, 90 Bell Street Coburg, or
  • emailed to

The deadline for submissions is Wednesday 2 August 2017.

Further information

Any enquiries about the proposed amendments can be directed to Rosalyn Sutcliffe, Coordinator Asset Management by calling 9384 9293 or by emailing