You may need a Planning Permit to construct a deck on your property. You always need a Building Permit.
How to use this guide
To help you work out which permits you need, begin at Step 1 and answer the questions one at a time. You may be asked to provide information about the height of the deck, the zone and size of the property.
Before you begin
Check for easements on your property. When an easement is obstructed, it can prevent important maintenance work and block the flow of stormwater. If your plans impact an easement, either modify the plans or enquire whether your proposed development qualifies for approval.