Construction Certificate - New South Wales

Description

You will require this certificate if you intend to perform any type of building or construction work that is approved by a Development Consent. This certificate is the approval required to actually undertake the building or construction work and must be obtained before the work can commence.

Please note that a certificate has no effect if it is issued after the building work or subdivision work to which it relates is physically commenced on the land for which the relevant development consent applies.

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, you must:

  • Hold an approved Development Consent issued by your Council;
  • Have met all the requirements Council placed upon your Development Consent; and
  • Provide precise details of the work such as construction plans and specifications for the development.

Please consult directly with the Council for further information on eligibility requirements specific to your certificate.

Duration

As specified on the certificate.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

Fees vary depending on individual circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for fee information.

Forms

Task Resources
Apply Construction Certificate - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000 NSW

Administering agency

Lake Macquarie City Council

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries Officer

Lake Macquarie City Council

Operating address: 126-138 Main Road
Speers Point
NSW 2284
Mailing address: PO BOX 1906
Hunter Region Mail Centre, New South Wales 2310
Phone: 02 4921 0333
Fax: 02 4958 7257
Email: council@lakemac.nsw.gov.au
Website: Lake Macquarie City Council (Opens in new window)