Nature Strip Maintenance

The objective of this policy is to set out both Council’s responsibility and Property Owners (and tenants) role in relation to the maintenance and mowing of nature strips, in order to provide a safe, functional and aesthetically pleasing streetscape.

This policy applies to all Council controlled lands between property boundaries and Council controlled roads in the urban areas.

The area of land between a property boundary and the edge of a roadway. The primary purpose of this land is to facilitate pedestrian movement alongside the roadway and provide an area for infrastructure provision.