Approval to Erect a Stable - Western Australia


You will require this approval if you intend to construct or erect a stable for the keeping of a horse, cow or other large animal, such as a pig, sheep or goat. A stable is any building where these animals are kept, cared for and fed.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval, you must satisfy the Council on all aspects of the stable, including:

  • distance of the stable from residential dwellings
  • construction methods
  • drainage methods
  • mechanisms employed for the prevention of odours and breeding of flies.

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


As specified.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $12.80

Per stable.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Approval to Erect a Stable - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 WA

Local law(s) name

Health Local Laws 1997

Administering agency

City of Fremantle

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Environmental Health Services

City of Fremantle

Operating address: Fremantle Oval
70 Parry Street
Fremantle, Western Australia 6160
Mailing address: PO BOX 807
Fremantle, Western Australia 6959
Phone: 08 9432 9999
Fax: 08 9432 9895
Website: City of Fremantle (Opens in new window)