Traffic Management Plan (TMP)

A TMP is required for all activities that vary the normal operating conditions of a road, irrespective of where the activity is - on a carriageway, on a footpath or a road shoulder. A TMP may also be needed for activities outside the road reserve if the normal operating conditions of the road are affected.

TMPs must be designed by a suitably qualified person* and must meet the minimum standards outlined in the Code of Practice for Temporary Traffic Management (the CoPTTM).

TMPs can either be submitted with a CAR application in Submitica or submitted via email to

* at the time of publishing this, TMP designers must either hold the temporary traffic management planner (TTMP) qualification or be enrolled to attend a workshop if they want to submit a TMP. All TMP designers must hold the TTMP qualification by December 2020.