Occupancy Permit - Western Australia

Description

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

  • new
  • existing
  • incomplete.

You may also require 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.

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

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 Agency 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
  • payment of any prescribed fees.

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

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount
Apply Application $97.70

Act(s) name

Building Act 2011 WA

Regulation(s) name

Building Regulations 2012 WA

Administering agency

City of Melville

Contact details

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

Building Officer

City of Melville

Operating address: 10 Almondbury Road
Booragoon
WA 6154
Mailing address: Locked Bag 1
Booragoon
WA 6954
Phone: 08 9364 0666
Phone: 1300 635 845
Fax: 08 9364 0285
Email: melinfo@melville.wa.gov.au