the business or company that owns the adjoining property
the tenant – if they have a lease of five years or more at the time you want the fencing work done.
A dividing fence can be a structure, ditch, embankment, hedge or another barrier that separates neighbouring properties. It is usually on the common
A boundary is the line dividing two properties.
between two properties.
Fencing work can include:
the design, construction, replacement, repair or maintenance of all or part of the dividing fence
surveying or preparing the land on either side of the boundary for the dividing fence
trimming, lopping or removing vegetation for the purpose of preparing land for fencing work.
This guided pathway is for owners of property wanting to do fencing work in NSW, Australia. If you live next to government owned land, such as land owned by your local council, this guided pathway does not apply to you.
This guided pathway gives information only. It is not legal advice.