New Jersey Administrative Code
Subchapter 8 - PERMITS
Section 16:47-8.6 - Additional Department permits

Universal Citation: NJ Admin Code 16:47-8.6

Current through Register Vol. 56, No. 6, March 18, 2024

(a) Applicants undertaking activities that require an access permit and a highway occupancy permit for drainage, curb, sidewalks, handicap ramps, landscaping, tree trimming, vegetation control, unclassified landscaping, grading, guiderail, crosswalks, bus shelters or benches, or lane or shoulder closings on State highways pursuant to N.J.A.C. 16:41, Highway Occupancy Permits, shall submit one access application for the combination of these activities. The Department may issue a single access permit to authorize all of these activities for the lot or site consistent with the provisions of N.J.A.C. 16:41 and this chapter.

(b) Other permits or approvals requiring application separate from an access permit issued pursuant to this chapter may be necessary for occupancy of the State highway ROW. These permits or approvals include, but are not limited to, those issued pursuant to: N.J.A.C. 16:25, Utility Accommodation; 16:27, Traffic Regulations and Standards for Traffic Control Devices; 16:41, Highway Occupancy Permits, for actions other than those referenced above; 16:41B, Newspaper Boxes on State Highway Right-of-Way; and 16:41C, Roadside Control and Outdoor Advertising.

(c) An access permit may be issued for construction of a driveway or street that requires the relocation of public or private utility facilities. Utility relocations shall be the responsibility of the lot or site owner and at the owner's expense. Should a utility have attached to it a State-owned facility connection, the Department will relocate the service connection at the lot or site owner's expense. Separate permits, as required by N.J.A.C. 16:41, shall be obtained by the utility company for utility relocations.

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