Asked by: Renay Ibargoyen
asked in category: General Last Updated: 12th April, 2020

Which fence is mine in the back garden?

As a rule of thumb, from the rear of the property looking out into the garden, you are responsible for the fence to your right. It can vary and should show on your deeds. If it doesn't show anything then your's is the one at the back and the right.

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In this regard, which side of the fence is my responsibility?

Whether all property owners on the same street are responsible for their left side fences or for those, positioned on the right-hand side, will depend on the existing land use and development plans.

who is responsible for the fence at the bottom of my garden? The transfer or conveyance deed might state who owns it, but if it's not in writing, then look out for any T-mark to the boundaries. The stalk of the 'T' will sit on the boundary and come out into your garden or property, which means that fence is your responsibility.

Also know, which side of the fence is mine UK?

There is no general rule about whether you are responsible for the boundary fence on the left or right or rear of the property.

Are the council responsible for fencing?

Fences that are your responsibility Any fences or walls that act as a boundary between a Council home and a neighbouring garden are the responsibility either of the tenant or their neighbour.

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