Building Certificate - New South Wales

Description

The purpose of this certificate is to receive assurance from your Council that your building complies with all relevant legislation and standards.

A building is a temporary or permanent structure (not including manufactured homes, moveable dwellings or associated structures). This certificate may apply to a part of or the whole of a structure.

If your application is granted, the Council will be prevented from ordering work to be conducted for a period of seven years. Work the Council is unable to require that you perform includes:

  • Alterations;
  • Demolition;
  • Additions; and
  • Rebuilding.

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 provide details such as:

  • Building plans;
  • Specifications;
  • Survey reports; and
  • Any other relevant certificates or information requested by the Council.

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

Duration

Seven years from date of issue.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

Fees for this approval vary depending on individual circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Act(s) name

Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 NSW

Regulation(s) name

Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000 NSW

Application process

Apply

If removing trees or vegetation due to building, you will require a DE1 Application Form.

Administering agency

Byron Shire Council

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Byron Shire Council

Operating address: 70-90 Station Street
Mullumbimby
NSW 2482
Mailing address: PO BOX 219
Mullumbimby, New South Wales 2482
Phone: 02 6626 7000
Fax: 02 6684 3018
Email: council@byron.nsw.gov.au