Missouri fence laws

These resources for Missouri fence and boundary laws are for educational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice.

University of Missouri Extension offers educational sessions on Missouri's boundary and fences twice a year, throughout the fall and in early winter.

MU Extension publication G810, Missouri Fencing and Boundary Laws

Missouri Revised Statutes, Chapter 272, Fences and Enclosures

What Should I Do When Mother Nature Ruins My Fences? (PDF) by Joe Koenen

Missouri's Purple Paint Statute: A New Way To Protect Your Property From Trespassers

Missouri Fencing Law FAQ's