Road & Drainage Guidelines

Council provides engineering guidelines and standard drawings for property owners, developers, service authorities, consultants and contractors.

These drawings fall into two categories:

  1. For new and growth areas.These can be found in the VPA's Engineering Design and Construction Manual.
  2. For older infrastructure. These can be found in the Hume City Council Standard Drawings below.


Engineering Design and Construction Manual

The Victorian Planning Authority provides the Engineering Design and Construction Manual (EDCM). This outlines the engineering standards for new and growth areas within Hume. These standards are common to other surrounding growth area councils.

Hume City Council Standard Drawings

Council also publishes a set of standard drawings. These Standard Drawings can be used in areas outside the urban growth and for infrastructure that is not detailed in EDCM.

Hume City Council Standard Drawings will be updated from time to time as required, without prior notice. It is the responsibility of interested party to regularly check revision history and download revised Standard Drawings.

Full set of of Standard Drawings is available below:

Road and Drainage Standard Drawings

Hume City Council General notes

These notes should be provided on construction plans of each stage of the development.

Hume City Council General Notes.pdf

Hume City Council Public Street Lighting Policy

Council will only permit street lights approved by the Electrical Distributor on new estates that are covered by the OMR tariff (i.e. only standard lighting poles are permitted). Hume City Council's Public Lighting Policy is available below:

Hume City Council Public Lighting Policy.pdf

Supplementary standards

Council also publishes a set of supplementary standards as below

Appendix C Road and Drainage Specification Version 2 - Part1.pdf

Appendix C Road and Drainage Specification Version 2 - Part 2.pdf

Appendix D Request for Overtime.pdf

 

 


Updated : 2:39 PM, 19 August 2019

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