Certificate of Approval to Open or Use a Public Building - Western Australia

Description

You will require this certificate if you intend to open or use a public building for a formal or prearranged gathering. This certificate is needed after the public building has been constructed, extended or altered. This certificate must specify the type of activity that the building will be used for and the maximum number of people that can be safely accommodated in the building.

A public building means a building or part of a building where persons may assemble for a prearranged purpose, including civic, theatrical, social, political, religious, educational, recreational, sporting or business purposes. It also includes any building, structure, tent, gallery enclosure or platform or part thereof in or on which numbers of persons are usually or occasionally assembled, but does not include a hospital. Crown owned buildings are exempt.

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

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As indicated on the approval.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application $201.05 Fee for building accommodating between 50 and 200 persons.
Apply Application $338.30 Fee for building accommodating more than 200 persons.

Act(s) name

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1911 WA

Regulation(s) name

Health (Public Buildings) Regulations 1992 WA

Administering agency

City of Bunbury

Contact details

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

Duty Officer, Environmental Health Services

City of Bunbury

Operating address: 4 Stephen Street
Bunbury
WA 6230
Mailing address: PO BOX 21
Bunbury, Western Australia 6230
Phone: 08 9792 7100
Email: records@bunbury.wa.gov.au
Website: City of Bunbury (Opens in new window)