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

Please consult the Council or a Private Building Surveyor for information on fees to be submitted with your application as fees vary depending on the nature and scope of the building work.

Administering agency

Kingborough Council

Act(s) name

Building Act 2016 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Building Regulations 2016 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer, Building and Plumbing
Kingborough Council


Operating address:
15 Channel Highway
Kingston
Tas 7050
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 1
Kingston
Tas 7050

Phone:

03 6211 8200

Fax:

03 6211 8211
kc@kingborough.tas.gov.au

Website:

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