Certificate of Final Inspection - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this certificate at the final stage of building work for minor structural alterations that do not have the effect of changing the character or use of the building, such as carports, fences or signs.

Your building permit will indicate whether a certificate of final inspection is required. A certificate of final inspection is required for all building works that do not require an occupancy certificate.

The building surveyor responsible for the work will issue a certificate of final inspection if satisfied that the building is suitable for occupation.

Please consult with your council building department and your building surveyor for further details specific to your building work.

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, you must:

  • ensure that the relevant Building Surveyor is notified without delay after completion of each mandatory notification stage of building work
  • supply all particulars as required
  • pay any required fees.

Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Ongoing requirements

The person in charge of carrying out building work (generally the building practitioner) must notify the relevant building surveyor at the completion of each mandatory notification stage of building:

  • prior to placing a footing
  • prior to pouring an in situ reinforced concrete member nominated by the relevant building surveyor
  • completion of framework
  • upon completion of all building work.

Duration

As indicated on the permit

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Administering agency

Wangaratta Rural City Council

Act(s) name

Building Act 1993 (Victoria)

Regulation(s) name

Building Regulations 2006 (Victoria)

Contact details

Building Unit
Wangaratta Rural City Council


Operating address:
62 - 68 Ovens Street
Wangaratta
Victoria 3677
Mailing address:
PO BOX 238
Wangaratta, Victoria 3676

Phone:

03 5722 0817

Fax:

03 5721 9526
building@wangaratta.vic.gov.au

Website:

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