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 Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $154.00

Assessment - Public Building / Event - Low / Medium Risk

Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $871.00

Assessment - Public Building / Event - High Risk: maximum fee

Administering agency

Shire of Northam

Contact details

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

Environmental Health Officer, Health and Building

Operating address: 395 Fitzgerald Street
Northam
WA 6401
Mailing address: PO BOX 613
Northam, Western Australia 6401
Phone: 08 9622 6100
Email: health@northam.wa.gov.au