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Ipswich City Council - Verge Garden Policy

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Limited planting for verge gardens is permitted without a permit.

“The landscaping must be adjacent to the property boundary and no wider than 500mm.”

Anything more, or gardens adjacent to commercial premises requires a permit.


Website includes a list of recommended plants which includes many surprising non-native plants.


  • Listing ID: 572
  • Local Government Area: Ipswich City Council
  • Council Allows Verge Gardens?: Verge gardens allowed