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 Manager.

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; refer to your local Council.

Administering agency

District Council of Grant

Contact details

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

General Enquiries

Operating address: 324 Commercial Street West
Mount Gambier SA 5290
Mailing address: PO Box 724
Mount Gambier SA 5290
Phone: 0887210444
Fax: 0887210410
Email: info@dcgrant.sa.gov.au
Website: http://www.dcgrant.sa.gov.au/site/page.cfm (Opens in new window)