Solar Panels

Solar photovoltaic panels often do not require development approval. To fall within this category, the following conditions must apply:

  • the designed photovoltaic system must not exceed a total weight of 100kg;
  • the designed photovoltaic system's weight, if more than 100kg, is distributed so that it does not exceed 100kg at any one point of attachment to the roof;
  • the panels do not overhang any part of the roof;
  • the panels are fitted parallel to the roof with the underside surface of the panels being not more than 100mm above the surface of the roof; and
  • the panels are installed by an accredited installer.

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Solar Panels