If there's an easement or Council drain on your property, and you plan to build over or near either of these, you'll need our permission.
Non-building applications and permits
Different projects require different permits. You need separate permits for building over a drain and sharing fencing costs, for example.
You're responsible for your drains up to their legal point of discharge. Learn more.
Some situations will require you to complete a stormwater drainage plan application.
You need a permit to occupy Council land or road for any works or activities.
If you want to build a fence on your property, you may need a building permit. If you've seen a dangerous fence, you can report it to us.
You are responsible for maintaining your fences. If a side or rear boundary fence needs replacement, discuss sharing costs with your neighbour.