A significant landslide on Warrigal Road has forced a road closure between Canterbury and Riversdale Road, Surrey Hills. The landslide was a result of severe storm activity on Tuesday evening.

VicRoads, emergency services and Council officers are on site and geotechnical crews have been undertaking assessments.

Utility companies are working to restore gas and electricity to local residents who have been impacted by the landslide.

Council officers are working with VicRoads, emergency services and utilities to respond and implement recovery arrangements following this event. Impacted residents can contact Council on 9278 4444 if they require assistance with recovery.

VicRoads is managing the closure of Warrigal Road. Motorists are urged to use Highfield Road, Elgar Road, Station Street or Middleborough Roads as an alternative. VicRoads will determine when Warrigal Road will open to traffic again. To keep up to date with road closures, visit the VicRoads VicTraffic website.