We maintain the roads in Port Stephens. Find out about road closures, maintenance and construction, parking and road safety on our roads.
The following information is for anyone wanting to construct a driveway over a footpath. To ensure the proper construction of a driveway, you are required to follow the driveway application process.
Parking in Port Stephens
Parking options and regulations around Port Stephens region.
Public infrastructure (road reserves)
Land between the property boundary and the road is identified by Council as a road Reserve. Any works that fall within the road reserve must be approved by Council before commencement.
Road closures and maintenance
Find out what roads are closed near you.
Information a number of Council's road safety initiatives and programs.
Road upgrades - funding and grants
Port Stephens Council regularly applies for funding from State and Federal Government for funding of projects, particularly works on roads for which it is responsible.
Safe transport of loads
Information on maintaining a safe load in your vehicle, weight restrictions for large vehicles and the transport of oversize/overmass loads around Port Stephens.
Transport in Port Stephens
Information on public transport options and availability in the Port Stephens region.