Shed Approvals - Tasmania

Tasmania

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

  • 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

Want to Contact Your Council?

CouncilWebsiteEmail
Break O'Day Councilhttp://www.bodc.tas.gov.au admin@bodc.tas.gov.au
Brighton Councilhttp://www.brighton.tas.gov.au admin@brighton.tas.gov.au
Burnie City Councilhttp://www.burnie.net burnie@burnie.net
Central Coast Councilhttp://www.centcoast.tas.gov.au admin@centralcoast.tas.gov.au
Central Highlands Councilhttp://www.centralhighlands.tas.gov.au council@centralhighlands.tas.gov.au
Circular Head Councilhttp://www.circularhead.tas.gov.au council@circularhead.tas.gov.au
City of Hobartwww.hobartcity.com.au hcc@hobartcity.com.au
City of Launcestonhttp://www.launceston.tas.gov.au council@launceston.tas.gov.au
Clarence City Councilhttp://www.ccc.tas.gov.au clarence@ccc.tas.gov.au
Derwent Valley Councilhttp://www.derwentvalley.tas.gov.au dvcouncil@dvc.tas.gov.au
Devonport City Councilhttp://www.dcc.tas.gov.au council@devonport.tas.gov.au
Dorset Councilhttp://www.dorset.tas.gov.au dorset@dorset.tas.gov.au
Flinders Councilhttp://www.flinders.tas.gov.au office@flinders.tas.gov.au
George Town Councilhttp://www.georgetown.tas.gov.au council@georgetown.tas.gov.au
Glamorgan/Spring Bay Councilhttp://www.gsbc.tas.gov.au admin@freycinet.tas.gov.au
Glenorchy City Councilwww.gcc.tas.gov.au gccmail@gcc.tas.gov.au
Huon Valley Councilhttp://www.huonvalley.tas.gov.au hvc@huonvalley.tas.gov.au
Kentish Councilhttp://www.kentish.tas.gov.au council@kentish.tas.gov.au
Kingborough Councilhttp://www.kingborough.tas.gov.au kc@kingborough.tas.gov.au
King Island Councilhttp://www.kingisland.tas.gov.au kicouncil@kingisland.tas.gov.au
Latrobe Councilhttp://www.latrobe.tas.gov.au council@latrobe.tas.gov.au
Meander Valley Councilhttp://www.meander.tas.gov.au mail@mvc.tas.gov.au
Northern Midlands Councilhttp://www.northernmidlands.tas.gov.au council@northmidlands.tas.gov.au
Sorell Councilhttp://www.sorell.tas.gov.au sorell.council@sorell.tas.gov.au
Southern Midlands Councilhttp://www.southernmidlands.tas.gov.au mail@southernmidlands.tas.gov.au
Tasman Councilhttp://www.tasman.tas.gov.au tasman@tasman.tas.gov.au
Waratah - Wynyard Councilhttp://www.warwyn.tas.gov.au council@warwyn.tas.gov.au
West Coast Councilhttp://www.westcoast.tas.gov.au wcc@westcoast.tas.gov.au
West Tamar Councilhttp://www.wtc.tas.gov.au/ wtc@wtc.tas.gov.au