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 indicated on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $58.00 Electric fence licence abutting residential.
Apply Licence All $29.00

Electric fence licence abutting residential - annual.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for 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

Fencing Local Law 2001

Administering agency

Shire of York

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Shire of York

Operating address: 1 Joaquina Street
York
WA 6302
Mailing address: PO BOX 22
York, Western Australia 6302
Phone: 08 9641 2233
Fax: 08 9641 2202
Email: records@york.wa.gov.au