Permit of Substantial Compliance - Tasmania

Service summary

An owner is required to apply to the permit authority for this permit in respect of completed, or partially completed, work on the premises that:

  • Fails to comply with this legislation; and
  • Is the subject of a building order relating to illegal building work.

The relevant permit authority will evaluate whether the work fails to comply with legislation and therefore eligible for a permit of substantial compliance. Applications must be accompanied by a certificate of substantial compliance that is in force in respect of the work.

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

An application for a permit of substantial compliance must:

  • Be accompanied by a certificate of substantial compliance that is in force in respect of the building work that is the subject of the application;
  • Include specified information;
  • Be accompanied by such documentation as is required by the permit authority; and
  • Be accompanied by the prescribed fee, if any.

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

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$700.00

Cost of work under $12,000.

Application$1,200.00Cost of work $12,000 or over.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for a Permit of Substantial Compliance - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Hobart City Council

Act(s) name

Building Act 2016 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Building Regulations 2016 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer, Building and Plumbing
Hobart City Council


Operating address:
16 Elizabeth Street
Hobart
TAS 7000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 503
Hobart, Tasmania 7001

Phone:

03 6238 2715
coh@hobartcity.com.au

Supporting information

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