Solar collectors


Can I install a solar collector on a roof facing a street or public land?

Yes, providing they comply with the deemed-to-comply provisions of clause 5.4.4 of the Residential Design Codes of Western Australia.

If you want to install a solar hot water system on a property in a Heritage Area or on a Heritage Listed property, where the property roof faces a street or public land, please contact one of our Statutory Planning Services Officers on 9267 9267, as you may require planning approval in accordance with Schedule 5 - Exempted Development of Local Planning Scheme No.17.