Permission to Erect or Alter a Fence - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to erect, construct or alter a fence. A fence is any wall or similar structure, irrespective of material content, located on or near a common boundary. It includes a front fence to a property but does not include any structural part of a building.

A building licence or planning permission is required in certain circumstances.

Please consult directly with the council to ascertain whether special permission is required to erect a fence and also whether there are any specific requirements regarding the height and setback of the fence or relating to the materials and standards of construction.

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.

Eligibility requirements

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

Duration

As indicated.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

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

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Permission to Erect or Alter a Fence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on any forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Shire of Menzies

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Environmental Health Officer, Environmental Health and Building Officer
Shire of Menzies


Operating address:
124 Shenton Street
Menzies
WA 6436
Mailing address:
PO BOX 4
Menzies, Western Australia 6436

Phone:

08 90242041

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