Shed or Carport Requirements

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Building a shed or carport? Below you will find the requirements and the type of consultants you will need.

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Shed or Carport Requirements

Planning Approval:

Subject to nature of project and council guidelines

Building Approval:

May be required. Designer / Architect to verify

Plumbing Approval:

May be required. Designer / Architect to verify


Building Designer:

Required

OR Architect:

Optional

Engineer:

Required

Building Surveyors:

May be required. Designer / Architect to verify

Builder:

Optional

Land Surveyor:

May be required. Designer / Architect to verify

Building Inspector:

Highly recommended when purchasing an established home or property

Soil Testing:

May be required. Designer / Architect to verify

Bushfire Assessor:

Subject to nature of project and council guidelines

Conditional Project Notes:

Small storage sheds up to 18m2 without plumbing can be exempt from requiring a building permit.Check with your local council or designer to see if this apply's to you. Click 'here' to learn more about what you can and can't do..