Building Certificate - Tasmania

Description

Gaining this certificate displays that your building's current construction and maintenance standards are consistent with the relevant legislative requirements. Your council will provide you with this certificate if satisfied that it does not need to issue any of the following types of orders in relation to your building:

  • Issue an emergency order;
  • Issue a building notice;
  • Serve a building order;
  • Issue a plumbing notice;
  • Serve a plumbing order;
  • Issue a fire upgrade notice; or
  • Serve a building order relating to a fire hazard.

Gaining this certificate means that your council may not take the above types of action in relation to your building regarding:

  • Matters which existed or occurred before the date on which the certificate was granted; or
  • Within seven years after that date in relation to the deterioration of the building caused by reasonable wear and tear.

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 your application must be made in the approved form. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $164.00

Plus an hourly rate, please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Administering agency

George Town Council

Contact details

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

Building and Plumbing Services

Operating address: 16-18 Anne Street
George Town
TAS 7253
Mailing address: PO BOX 161
George Town, Tasmania 7253
Phone: 03 6382 8800
Fax: 03 6382 8899
Email: vickih@georgetown.tas.gov.au
Website: George Town Council (Opens in new window)