In Victoria, a Building Permit may be required for construction of a garage/carport if it is:
- More than 2.4m in height, or
- Larger than 10m2 in area, or
- Closer than 1m to a boundary, or
- Attached to another building or structure
Obtain a Garage/Carport Permit & Meet Necessary Requirements
Please contact us to find out if a garage/carport permit is required, as regulations may vary over time.
Make Sure Your Garage is a sound structure with a Building Permit
A garage permit is also required to change the use of an existing building from a garage/carport (Class 10a) to a dwelling/habitable building (Class 1a).
A garage used temporarily as a dwelling is not exempt from the requirement to obtain a garage permit for its construction.
Need more information on Obtaining a Garage or Carport in Victoria? – Get in touch with us today.
Please submit your contact details and specifics of your project to receive a response from one of our staff. For most quotes, please allow up to 24 hours for a response. Larger projects are typically processed within 48 hours.
If you have not received a response within that time, please do not hesitate to contact us again!