Shed Approvals - Tasmania


If you wish to completely avoid applying for planning and
building permits, the shed will need to be built within these

  • Less than 9.0m2 in area (eg. 3m x 3m);
  • Walls less than 3.0m in length;
  • No part of the shed higher than 2.4m above natural ground level;
  • Pitch of roof less than 25o ;
  • Built in rear yard;
  • House must not be Heritage listed or in a Heritage Area;
  • Only one shed on the block.

If you also wish to avoid applying for a plumbing permit, the shed will need to comply with the following guideline:

  • Roof area less than 9m2

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