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Permit Exemption

You do not need a Building Permit for:

  • Painting and decorating

  • Construction or Demolition of:
    • Fences
    • Structures less than 108 square feet without plumbing
    • Sheds or trailers required for construction projects
    • Retaining wall not exceeding 1000 mm (3ft 3 in) in exposed height
    • Decks that are less than 2 feet high around all edges from the ground
  • Replacing:

    • millwork and cabinets without plumbing

    • hot water heaters
    • oil or gas fired appliances
    • shingling of roofs of residential buildings
    • same size doors and windows
    • siding

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