Provisional Building Rules Consent - South Australia

Description

Persons wishing to undertake building work need to obtain provisional 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

Application fees vary depending on the floor area, use and complexity of the building.

Administering agency

Port Augusta City Council

Contact details

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

Director City & Cultural Services

Operating address: 4 Mackay Street
Port Augusta SA 5700
Mailing address: PO Box 1704
Port Augusta SA 5700
Phone: 0886419100
Fax: 0886410357
Email: admin@portaugusta.sa.gov.au
Website: http://www.portaugusta.sa.gov.au/site/page.cfm (Opens in new window)