Building Certificate - Tasmania

Service summary

Gaining this certificate displays that your building's current construction and maintenance standards are consistent with the relevant legislative requirements. Your council will provide you with this certificate if satisfied that it does not need to issue any of the following types of orders in relation to your building:

  • Issue an emergency order;
  • Issue a building notice;
  • Serve a building order;
  • Issue a plumbing notice;
  • Serve a plumbing order;
  • Issue a fire upgrade notice; or
  • Serve a building order relating to a fire hazard.

Gaining this certificate means that your council may not take the above types of action in relation to your building regarding:

  • Matters which existed or occurred before the date on which the certificate was granted; or
  • Within seven years after that date in relation to the deterioration of the building caused by reasonable wear and tear.

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

To be eligible for this certificate your application must be made in the approved form. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

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

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Building Certificate - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Northern Midlands Council

Act(s) name

Building Act 2016 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Building Regulations 2016 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer, Building and Plumbing
Northern Midlands Council


Operating address:
13 Smith Street
Longford
TAS 7301
Mailing address:
PO BOX 156
Longford, Tasmania 7301

Phone:

03 6397 7303
building@nmc.tas.gov.au

Supporting information

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