Do I Need A Permit To Close In My Carport. Here are several things to consider before you make the switch from open carport to enclosed garage. Unfortunately we cant provide everyone in this post with a one-size-fits-all answer to whether or not you will need a building permit.
If you are purchasing from Carport Central we will be more than happy to help with this process. Usually carports need to be 15m off side or rear boundaries however you can get closer with Neighbors written consent usually then 500mm off the boundary. The simple truth is that a garage adds far more value to your home than a carport.
This is always a problem because when the construction occurred years ago the statute of limitations has run and the current owners cant be charged with working without a permit.
The Development Services Construction Permit Counter is located at 215 East Buffalo Street in downtown Chandler. There is usually a fee associated with this which will vary from place to place. Historic or conservation districts have special requirements for work on the exterior of properties. In foreshore areas the carport will need a permit.