What is the largest size shed I can build in the Townsite of Shire of Merredin?

  • The Shire of Merredin has a policy 8.24 (refer to Policy Manual under the News & Public Documents section of this website) relating to the maximum size of outbuildings within the residential zone of its townsites

  • The applicable table can be seen below:
Shed Sizes
Lot Area (m2)Maximum Single Outbuilding (m2)Total Outbuildings (m2)Maximum Wall HeightMaximum Ridge Height
500 - 749 46 62 2.4 3.6
750 - 999 73 97 3.0 3.6
1000 - 1249 94 125 3.0 3.6
1250 - 1699 117 156 3.0 3.9
1700 - 2049 130 202 3.0 3.9
2050 - 2999 143 262 3.3 4.2
3000 - 5000 157 375 3.6 4.5
Contact Details
Contact John Mitchell
Executive Manager of Development Services
Phone (08) 9041 1611
Fax (08) 9041 2379
Email emds@merredin.wa.gov.au 
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