Permit to Erect an Electrified, Barbed Wire or Razor Wire Fence - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to construct an electrified, barbed wire or razor wire fence around your property. You will require a building licence to build a fence. This permit will be granted if the fence is not next to a residential property.

Any fence that is constructed has to comply with the standards and, in the case of an electrified fence, must be turned off during business hours. Any barbed or razor wire must be at least two metres above ground level.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Exemptions

Rural and special rural lots do not require this permit.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As indicated on the permit.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for a Permit to Erect an Electrified, Barbed Wire or Razor Wire Fence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Shire of Denmark

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 (Western Australia)

Local law(s) name

Local Laws Relating to Fencing 2001

Contact details

Building Officer, Building Services
Shire of Denmark


Operating address:
953 South Coast Highway
Denmark
WA 6333
Mailing address:
PO BOX 183
Denmark, Western Australia 6333

Phone:

08 98480300
enquiries@denmark.wa.gov.au

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