Fence laws

Recommended resources for:

  • the laws on building or repairing fences
  • who pays for a fence
  • pool and spa fence regulations
  • resolving fencing disputes.

This information relates to laws in Victoria

External website

Information about fence laws in Victoria. Includes who pays for building or repairing fences, how to use a fencing notice and going to court.

Accurate at: 25 March, 2015

External website

Information about the new fencing laws in operation in Victoria, including your rights and responsibilities when building and repairing fences, and how to resolve disputes.

Published: 2015

Want to speak with someone? Dispute Settlement Centre: 1300 372 888 

This page was last updated on March 16, 2016