How much does a Carport Cost?

CPR carportA carport can be a simple design or more complex depending on the need for the added extension. The carport is the alternative to a garage, it might not have all the perks of a garage but will give you the added protection or shelter.

There are a few things to think about when it comes to the building of a carport so keeping a budget you have in mind as to the design, size and location are all things that will make a difference.

Do you need a carport for cars, boats or caravans? Height factors need to be considered. Selecting a professional builder who is licenced, can provide a written quote, insurances with warranties can go a long way when it comes down to workmanship.

The best way to go about building your Carport?

  • Earthworks
  • Regulations
  • Boundaries
  • Side Panels


Location of your carport space is important for your functionality. This could mean some cleanup of the area prior to construction that may need to be done first, for instance tree removal and clearing for levelling the surface.


Understanding the regulations when it comes to the size of your carport to the location, the structure and street appearance will all need to be approved prior to the go ahead of the construction. Council approvals and building permits are all to be met first.


When it comes to approvals this will entail boundary lines too, how close to the fences can you take your carport, privacy to neighbours all need to be considered.

Lovely carport by CPR Outdoor CentreSide Panels

As carports are not completely enclosed the sun can come beating down on certain sides and this can cause your car to still be unprotected from the heating aspects. When designing your carport think about placing a side panel for extra protection and it will blend and match in well too.

When you want to build a Carport Contact the professionals

CPR Outdoor Centre are your professionals who can make building your carport easier. Offering a complete customer service throughout the building stages.

Contact the team in Bunbury on 9726 2311 or Busselton on 9754 2657.