Permission to Erect or Alter a Fence - Western Australia

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to erect, construct or alter a fence which does not comply with the requirements of the local laws related to fencing. This includes: a fence on a rural lot, within 7.5m of a thoroughfare, which exceed 1500m in height; a freestanding fence constructed of corrugated fibre reinforced cemented sheeting within the front set-back area of a lot within the district.

A fence is any structure, including a retaining wall, used or functioning as a barrier, irrespective of where it is located and includes any gate.

Please not that you will also require a permit if you intend to construct or alter a fence, or undertake any excavation, on local government land. 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

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
Apply 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

Fencing Local Law 1999

Administering agency

Shire of Toodyay

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Shire of Toodyay

Operating address: Administration Centre, 15 Fiennes Street
Toodyay
WA 6566
Mailing address: PO BOX 96
Toodyay, Western Australia 6566
Phone: 08 9574 9300
Fax: 08 9574 2158
Email: records@toodyay.wa.gov.au
Website: Shire of Toodyay (Opens in new window)