Temporary Occupancy Permit - Tasmania

Service summary

New Tasmanian building laws have come into effect from the 1 January 2017. These laws will update requirements for building and plumbing work. This record will be updated to reflect the new building laws in early January.

You will require this permit if you intend to occupy:

  • An existing building that does not have an Occupancy Permit;
  • A building for a purpose other than is detailed in its Occupancy Permit (e.g. using a shearing shed for a dance); or
  • A temporary structure (e.g. marquees, stages).

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 permit your application must:

  • be in an approved form;
  • specify the period or periods for which the temporary occupancy permit is to be in force; and
  • be accompanied by any specified documents.

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

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Administering agency

Dorset Council

Act(s) name

Building Act 2000 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Building Surveyor
Dorset Council


Operating address:
3 Ellenor Street
Scottsdale
TAS 7260
Mailing address:
PO BOX 21
Scottsdale, Tasmania 7260

Phone:

03 6352 6529
dorset@dorset.tas.gov.au

Supporting information

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