Occupancy Permit - City of South Perth - Western Australia

Description

You will need this permit if you intend to occupy a building or strata title that is either:

  • new
  • existing
  • incomplete.

You may also need this permit if you intend to change the use or classification of an existing building. The purpose of this permit is to ensure any buildings that will be occupied are compliant with all relevant legislation and standards.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

You must provide a certificate with your application that demonstrates the building is compliant with all relevant legislation and standards. Applications to occupy a new building must be accompanied by a Certificate of Construction Compliance (CCC). Applications to occupy an existing building, or obtain a strata title, must be accompanied by a Certificate of Building Compliance (CBC).

The council may also have additional requirements that must be satisfied before an application will be approved, such as:

  • evidence of any prescribed authorities' approvals or notifications
  • detailed building plans.

Duration

As specified

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $110.00

Fees for 2022-23

Apply Application All $61.65

Occupancy permit for approved building work under S47, 49, 50 or 52 of Building Act. Fees for 2021 - 22

Apply Application All -

Occupancy permit for unauthorised building work under s51 of the Building Act. Minimum $123.30, or 0.274% of value of work over $45,000. Fees for 2021 - 22

General Duplicate Certificate All $110.00

Fees for 2022-23

Vary Variation All $110.00

Fees for 2022-23

Other resources

Act(s) name

Building Act 2011 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Building Regulations 2012 Western Australia

Administering agency

City of South Perth

Contact details

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