Installation or Maintenance of Street Lights
The ownership and maintenance of street lighting falls under three categories, these are:

  • Ergon Energy owned;

  • Council owned; and,

  • Department of Transport and Main Roads owned. 

The majority of street lights are owned and maintained by Ergon Energy.  Council does own a number of street lights mostly associated with public spaces such as parks and these are maintained by Council's Utilities and Facilities Department.  Department of Transport and Main Roads own and maintain street lights that are on State Controlled roads and highways.

If customers wish to report maintenance requests for street lights and are unsure which category the light falls under they can: