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Check if the deck is low in height

Measure the distance between the top of the deck and ground level.

A deck that is lower than 800mm and associated with a dwelling is, in some cases, exempt from a Planning Permit.

'Associated with a dwelling' means that any building on the same lot is used as a home.

Is the deck less than 800mm above ground level and associated with a dwelling?