Building and renovations

Building is about the construction and alteration of structures, including houses, shops, offices and developments and ensuring that they meet safe construction practices. 

 

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Get easy access to a range of building applications, certificates and information.
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Find out what information you need to gather before you start your building project. If you are ready, you can apply for a Building Permit.
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Learn what to check before making a decision on appointing your building surveyor. What is their role and how do you find one? 
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Find out what you need to know about lodging a building permit or to get an extension or an amendment to an existing permit.
 

 

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Find out about Council assessment and feedback. 

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Engaging a builder or taking on the role of an owner builder.
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Asset protection involves the protection of council assets from potential damage during building works. 

Have a query about a building related matter or neighbouring construction?