Roads and Footpath Works

Road works are coordinated so as to minimise disruptions to residents, motorists and pedestrians. For example, road works located near residential areas are carried out mostly in the day, and road works near schools and busy roads are scheduled for non-peak hours.

Work on the City’s roads, footpaths and verges can be carried out by a number of different service providers. In general, the City manages the local roads within the local government area and the main, State controlled roads are managed by Main Roads WA.

Roads are condition-rated against a range of criteria to determine the need for, and timing of, preventative or remedial action to prevent loss of service. The ratings address factors such as structure, surface cracking, ride-ability, age and predicted increases in traffic volumes and vehicle classifications. 

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Major works and projects

Current road and footpath news

News Listings

June 2023

Weekly approved works 5-11 June 2023

Public Notice 6 June 2023

Approved works within the City of South Perth for 5-11 June 2023.

Road Works
May 2023

Weekly approved works 29 May-4 June 2023

Public Notice 29 May 2023

Approved works within the City of South Perth for 29 May-4 June 2023.

Road Works

Lockhart St works between Henley St to cul-de-sac end (north of Henley St)

Public Notice 25 May 2023

The City is undertaking road rehabilitation works at Lockhart St between Henley St to the cul-de-sac end, north of Henley St.

Road Works

Mill Point Rd - installation of raised platforms

Public Notice 24 May 2023

In early June, two raised platforms will be installed to improve safety along Mill Point Road in South Perth.

Road Works
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Weekly approved works 22-28 May 2023

Public Notice 22 May 2023

Approved works within the City of South Perth for 22-28 May 2023.

Road Works