No Spray Register


Adequate maintenance of road reserves ensures the control of weeds and prevents the deterioration of public infrastructure such as roads, footpaths, kerb and gutters.

The control of weeks includes the use of chemical herbicides as part of the City's Weed Control Program.

Property owners may request the City to not undertake spraying on the road reserve in front of or alongside their properties through applying to be listed on the City’s ‘No Spray Register’.

Council generally undertakes weed spraying between August-September, December-January and April-May.

Property owners who apply to be listed on the ‘No Spray Register’, must assume responsibility for the management of weeds on the road reserve in front of or alongside their property.

Applications require the property owner to provide a management plan identifying the method of control for weeds and how regularly the property owner plans to undertake this control.

Applications can be made at any time.

Effective 1 August 2016, Council commenced a new No Spray Register, which required both previously registered properties as well as new applicants to apply using the form below.

By completing this form you will be on the No Spray Register until 2020.

No Spray Register Application Form
Consent Type: * (required)

I hereby acknowledge that I will undertake to control weeds in the above areas to at least the same standard that can be achieved by the City’s herbicide control method and the area shall be maintained at regular intervals. I acknowledge that should Council deem that the control of weeds is not to a satisfactory standard as determined by it, pursuant to Section 2 (26) Code of Practice for Spraying in Public Places, Council may resume responsibility for the land maintenance using herbicides. * (required)
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