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, read Before you begin then start at Step 1. You will need to  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

Before finalising your design:

If you need help with Planning Permits, contact our Statutory Planning team on 9278 4888 or email Statutory Planning.
If you need help with Building Permits, contact our Building Services team on 9278 4999 or email Building Services.

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