Construction Certificate - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this certificate if you intend to perform any type of building or construction work that is approved by a Development Consent. This certificate is the approval required to actually undertake the building or construction work and must be obtained before the work can commence.

Please note that a certificate has no effect if it is issued after the building work or subdivision work to which it relates is physically commenced on the land for which the relevant development consent applies.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Most building or construction work will require an approved Development Consent before a Construction Certificate can be obtained. This approval process will often require precise details of the work such as construction plans and specifications for the development.

There are two different types of Construction Certificates. There is the normal Certificate that is lodged after Council approves your Development Consent. The other is a combined with a Development Consent and this is used for simpler developments such as a verandah.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the certificate.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Fees will vary depending on your circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Administering agency

Sutherland Shire Council

Act(s) name

Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Duty Officer
Sutherland Shire Council


Operating address:
4 Eton Street
Sutherland
NSW 2232
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 17
Sutherland
NSW 1499

Phone:

02 9710 0333
ssc@ssc.nsw.gov.au

Supporting information

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