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Sheds

Is a permit required?

An unattached shed less than 10 square metres in area, not more than 2.4 metres high and not forward of the front wall of the building/dwelling

No

A shed more than 10 square metres in area

Yes


Helpful information

Manufactured garages or sheds are generally designed by an engineer and usually have floor plans and elevations prepared for applications.


Applying for a building permit 

If a building permit is required, go to the building permits section to download the application form and for instructions on how to apply.


Still not sure if you need a permit?  

If you are not sure if you require a permit or have any questions feel free to contact us.

Council will investigate any reports of illegal or dangerous building works within the city and if required a notice or order will be issued.