Outbuildings, Patios, Pergolas & Water Tanks

Outbuildings

Outbuildings are Class 10 structures including Sheds, Garages, Carports & Patios and have an impervious roof

A building permit is required to construct all outbuildings it the floor area is more than 10m2 or if the height is more than 2.4m.

Pergola or Shade Sail

A pergola or shade sail is an open sided Structure with an open roof or an impervious roof (eg. shade Cloth)

A building permit is required for a pergola or shade sail if the floor area exceeds 20m2 or if the height is more than 2.4m.

Water Tanks

A water tank that has a capacity of more than 5000 litres requires a building permit