Find out about your responsibilities as an Owner builder.
An owner builder is responsible for obtaining their own building permits, supervision and ensuring that the works are completed to current building regulations and standards.
It involves both legal requirements and potential risks to be aware of which include:
- Obtaining and meeting the requirements of the building permit
- Obtaining certification as required on works completed
- Maintaining a safe work site
- Maintaining current insurances
The Victorian Building Authority outlines the roles and responsibilities involved and includes a knowledge assessment and application.
Phone: 03 8470 8899