Tree and fence search

What information do I receive from a search?

We provide access to the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT) Neighbourhood Disputes Registry search (tree and fence).

The search will show:

  • date of application
  • case number
  • names of the parties involved
  • current status of the case (at the time of request).

View a sample tree and fence search result.

The results relate to any proceedings that have commenced about neighbourhood disputes under the following acts:

  • Building Act 1975 (Qld), Chapter 8, Part 2A (dividing fences that are also pool barriers)
  • Dividing Fences Act 1953 (Qld) (dividing fences)
  • Neighbourhood Disputes (Dividing Fences and Trees) Act 2011 (Qld)
  • Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal Act 2009 (Qld), Chapter 2, Part 1, Division 2 (minor civil disputes for debt or liquidated demand of money related to dividing fences or trees).

What are the mandatory fields for a search?

Enter one owner name in full. You can order more owner names separately, and each order will incur an individual fee.

Other mandatory fields include:

  • your reference
  • delivery details.

Approximately how long will it take to receive my results?

Receiving your results can take up to ten business days.

How will I receive my results?

We’ll send your results via email.

How do I find my order details?

An order confirmation shows your order details. We suggest you retain this receipt for your records.

Can’t find what you’re looking for?

Our Customer Service Centre is here to help you between 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday.

Phone 1800 773 773
Email confirm@citec.com.au