Demolition Permit - Western Australia


You may require this permit if you intend to conduct demolition work. Demolition work is the demolition, dismantling or removal of a building or incidental structure. Please be aware that you may not require this permit if your proposed work is either:

  • incidental to building work already approved by a building permit
  • exempt work including class 10 buildings that does not exceed 40 square metres

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit you must:

  • ensure that the demolition work will comply with applicable building standards
  • notify the Heritage Council of Western Australia (if relevant), electricity, gas, telephone and water services providers
  • notify the Building Services Commissioner at least 5 days before commencing the work (if the demolition work is class 1, 2 or 3 demolition work)
  • provide details of the demolition contractor you intend to use (the person who carries out the demolition may be required to hold a demolition work licence)
  • pay any applicable building services levies
  • provide any other information required on the application form
  • pay the application fee

You may also be required to obtain planning approval for your demolition work.

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


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $97.70 Class 1 or 10
Apply Application All $97.70 Class 2 to Class 9, per storey

Act(s) name

Building Act 2011 WA

Regulation(s) name

Building Regulations 2012 WA

Administering agency

Shire of Wiluna

Contact details

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

Building Surveyor

Shire of Wiluna

Operating address: Scotia Street
Wiluna, Western Australia 6646
Mailing address: PO BOX 38
Wiluna, Western Australia 6646
Phone: 08 9981 8000
Fax: 08 9981 7110
Website: Shire of Wiluna (Opens in new window)