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
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
Dispute Resolution Centre of Victoria
Information about how you can resolve a dispute with your neighbour and how the Dispute Settlement Centre of Victoria can help.
Department of Justice and Regulation (Victoria)
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.
Dispute Settlement Centre of Victoria
Provides downloadable fencing notice forms.
Victorian Building Authority
Information about pool and spa fence regulations in Victoria. Includes above ground pools, height requirements and building permits.
Magistrates’ Court of Victoria
Information about how to make a fencing complaint in the Magistrates' Court of Victoria. Includes a checklist, fees information and the complaint form.
Want to speak with someone? Dispute Settlement Centre: 1300 372 888
This page was last updated on March 16, 2016