Footpath gardens can beautify streetscapes and these gardens may be permitted if they meet Local Law criteria.

The garden bed must:

  • Be a maximum 500mm off property boundary
  • Need to allow for a 3m cycleway or 2.5m footpath
  • Need to contain an annual flowering plant or groundcover
  • Be no higher than 750mm.

More information about the regulations of footpath gardens can be found in Payments, self-service & Laws > Laws & permits.