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The Fencing Quickguide is now located at http://www.parliament.vic.gov.au/lawreform/inquiries/article/1659.

This copy may be removed without warning, please update your links.

Fencing Quickguide

PLEASE NOTE: The Committee is not able to provide advice about fences. If you are unable to find an answer to your question in the Fencing QuickGuide, please do not contact the Committee as we will be unable to assist you. We suggest that you contact a community legal centre (http://www.communitylaw.org.au/find_a_clc.php) or a solicitor instead.

This Quickguide provides access to the law contained in the Fences Act 1968 (Victoria).

Other Victorian laws which may apply to fences are to be found in –

Before proceeding to fence, you should check Building and Planning Permit requirements with your local Council.

DISCLAIMER

This Quickguide provides a guide to the Fences Act, but does not constitute legal advice. No responsibility is accepted for the accuracy of the information provided, and no liability shall accrue in respect of any act taken in alleged reliance on the materials provided.

PLEASE NOTE: The Committee is not able to provide advice about fences. If you are unable to find an answer to your question in the Fencing QuickGuide, please do not contact the Committee as we will be unable to assist you. We suggest that you contact a community legal centre (http://www.communitylaw.org.au/find_a_clc.php) or a solicitor instead.

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Click here to look at the Law Reform Committee's Fences Inquiry.