Building Rules Consent - South Australia

Description

Persons wishing to undertake building work need to obtain building rules consent and development approval. Building work includes the construction, demolition or removal of a building and excavations for the construction and demolition or removal of a building. Some minor forms of building work are exempted under Schedule 3 of the Development Regulations 1993. Proposed building work is assessed against the requirements of the Building Rules by the relevant authority or a private certifier. The Building Rules generally cover structural issues, fire protection, health, safety, amenity and access issues. Persons intending to install a cooling tower should notify the Council's Environmental Health Officer.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Duration

Once off. The consent is generally valid for 12 months, during which building work must commence. Work must be completed within 3 years.

Fees

Variable according to floor area, use and complexity of the building.

Administering agency

Kangaroo Island Council

Contact details

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

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Council Office

Kangaroo Island Council

Operating address: 43 Dauncey Street
Kingscote, South Australia 5223
Mailing address: PO BOX 121
Kingscote, South Australia 5223
Phone: 08 8553 4500
Fax: 08 8553 2885
Email: kicouncil@kicouncil.sa.gov.au
Website: Kangaroo Island Council (Opens in new window)