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

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

Duration

1 year.

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.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 WA

Local law(s) name

Fencing and Floodlighting Local Law 1997

Administering agency

City of Bayswater

Contact details

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

Building Officer, Development Services

City of Bayswater

Operating address: 61 Broun Avenue
Morley
WA 6943
Mailing address: PO BOX 467
Morley, Western Australia 6943
Phone: 08 9272 0622
Fax: 08 9272 0665
Email: mail@bayswater.wa.gov.au
Website: City of Bayswater (Opens in new window)