Short Courses

Road Management Act 2004: Regulations and Related Legislation

This training has been designed to provide Local Government Authority staff with knowledge of the Road Management Act 2004, associated legislation and regulations leading to possible appointment as Authorised Officers as required under the Act

Course Code: SCE062

Melbourne Polytechnic in conjunction with industry experts from VicRoads and local government have designed this 1 day workshop to develop and update skills. The workshop has been proven to meet stakeholder governance requirements and a Statement of Completion is issued under the Institute Accredited course framework. The workshop is delivered and facilitated by Industry Experts.




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03 9269 8615


1 day
Total Hours: 7

Course Outline

  • Road Management Act 2004 Overview
  • Management of Roads
  • Management of Utility and Public Transport Infrastructure in Road Reserves
  • Working in Road Reserves
  • Extract from Road Safety Act 1986
  • Interaction with the Telecommunications Act
  • offences and Infringements
  • Authorised Officers
  • VicRoads Delegation of Powers
  • Practical Exercises

Course Outcomes

  • The workshop reviews relevant detail from a number of sources and includes:
  • Road Management Act 2004
  • Road Management Regulations and Guidelines
  • Interaction with Telecommunications Act 1997
  • Interaction with Road Safety Act 1986
  • Responsible Authorities, permits and penalties
  • Authorised Officers' role under the Act

Related Courses


Recognising Organisations

Local Government Authorities, VicRoads

Suitable For

  • Local Government Officers
  • Engineers and Contractors employed in various roles related to the administration and management under the Road Management Act 2004



No concession or government funding applies

Payment Options:

  • Cash - paid in person at any campus or a Skills and Jobs Centre
  • Credit Card
  • Invoice - paid by the company or job agencies

Assessment Methods

Participation in workshop groups and exercises highly recommended


Pen and paper


No prior knowledge or experience needed

Workplace Training

Consultancy - Training can be offered on-site or off-site

Available Sessions

Course Cancellation or Postponement

Courses with low enrolments may be cancelled or delayed. You will be notified of this 48 hours prior to course commencement.
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