Form 1 Fencing notice
(Use of this form is not obligatory but it is given as a guide to the type of information that should be included in a fencing notice.)
To [owner, or occupier by virtue of a tenancy for not less than 10 years certain, of [address], Dunedin, or Broadacres Farm, Taradale.]
Please take notice that I desire that a/the fence be erected (or repaired) between your said property and my adjoining property at [number, street] (or Greenmeadows Farm) in accordance with the following particulars:
Further description of boundary to be fenced.
Type of fence. [If desired specify one of the specimen fences in Schedule 2 of the Fencing Act 1978, or specify any other type desired.]
Method of construction. (Eg, by a contractor, or by one neighbour, or by both neighbours.)
Estimated total cost. (To be shared half each [or, if different shares are proposed, specify those shares].)
How materials to be purchased or supplied and how paid for.
Date for commencement of work.
Within 21 days after the date of the receipt of this notice you may object to any of the above particulars and make your counter-proposals.
Within the same time, if you claim you are not liable to pay for fencing, you may notify me accordingly and supply the name and address of the person who is liable for fencing in connection with your property.
If no objection is received I will proceed with the fencing in accordance with this notice, and you will be deemed to have agreed to the proposals set out in this notice, and will be liable to share the cost accordingly.
This notice is given under the Fencing Act 1978.