Certificate of Occupancy - City of Adelaide Council - South Australia

Description

You will need to apply for a Certificate of Occupancy once building works have been carried out to prove that the building is suitable for occupancy.

A Certificate of Occupancy form certifies that a building is suitable for occupation and complies with regulations after building work has been carried out.

Service type

Licence

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

Exemptions

You will not require a certificate of occupancy for a Class 10 non-habitable building or structure under the Building Code, such as:

  • private garage
  • carport
  • shed
  • fence
  • retaining or free standing wall

Please consult the council for more information regarding exemptions.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit, you must:

  • ensure that the building is suitable for occupation from a safety perspective
  • lodge a completed form with the relevant authority 
  • pay any lodgement or approval fees

Please contact the agency for more information.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application All $50.00

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Certificate of Occupancy - DOCX (Opens in new window)

Administering agency

City of Adelaide Council

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Customer Centre

City of Adelaide Council

Operating address: 25 Pirie Street
Adelaide, South Australia 5000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 2252
Adelaide, South Australia 5001
Phone: 08 8203 7203
Email: customer@cityofadelaide.com.au
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Website: City of Adelaide Council (Opens in new window)