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

Description

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 specified on permit.

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 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.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 WA

Local law(s) name

Local Law Relating to Fences 1983

Administering agency

City of Melville

Contact details

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Enquiries Officer

City of Melville

Operating address: 10 Almondbury Road
Booragoon
WA 6154
Mailing address: Locked Bag 1
Booragoon
WA 6954
Phone: 08 93640666
Phone: 1300635845
Fax: 08 93640285
Email: melinfo@melville.wa.gov.au