Frequently Asked Questions
Do you provide a free quote?
Yes, we can. At Granny Flats & Cabins Victoria, we want to work with you to make sure that you are
getting the unit you want. As a result of this, we are more than happy to work with you, free of
charge, to get the pricing and design right.
Do you offer site inspections? If so, is there a charge for this?
We do offer site inspections free of charge in the Melbourne Metro area. If you are outside of this
area, there may be a charge between $100 -$150 for the travel, but if you do decide to go ahead,
this is reduced from the total price.
Do you offer custom designs?
Although you will find our standard designs on our website, we can also custom design the unit to
and we can quote accordingly.
Are the granny flats relocatable?
All our granny flats are designed to be removable and relocatable.
Do you build the granny flats on site or transport them?
All our units are built on site.
How long does it take to complete a teenage retreat or granny flat?
It can take 4-6 weeks to obtain a building permit and 6-8 weeks to build. The time frame is
dependent upon trades outside of our organisation, as well as weather.
Who obtains the permits?
We obtain the building permit for you, and the pricing has been included in the cost for all our units.
If a planning permit is required, we can quote this for you at the time, and we are also happy to
obtain this for you.
Are the service connections included?
They are not included, but we can get our plumber and electrician to quote this for you when they
are out on site.
Do you have a choice of colours?
We have a range of colours that you can choose from in our standard range. However, if you were
wanting to have a specific colour scheme, we are happy to accommodate this.
What is the warranty?
Structural defects of your unit are covered by the standard builders’ warranty of 10 years These
details are outlined in your contract.