Permission to Erect or Alter a Fence - Western Australia

Description

You may require permission 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

You must satisfy the conditions set out by the Council in relation to size, height and materials used to produce the fence.

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

Duration

As indicated.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

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

Forms

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

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 WA

Local law(s) name

Consolidated Local Law 2000

Administering agency

City of Canning

Contact details

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

Building Services

City of Canning

Operating address: 1317 Albany Highway
Cannington
WA 6107
Mailing address: Locked Bag 80
Welshpool DC
WA 6986
Phone: 1300 422 664
Fax: 08 9458 2353
Email: customer@canning.wa.gov.au
Website: City of Canning (Opens in new window)