Application to access fire trails or reserves to perform building work.
To find out the zoning of a particular block of land, you can apply to council for a section 149 planning certificate.
BASIX is a mandatory certificate under the EPA Act for all development approvals in NSW. Use the NSW Planning & Environment online BASIX assessment tool.
A building certificate is usually needed when buying or selling a property, or after unauthorised development has been carried out on a site.
You will need a bushfire certificate if you are planning on doing complying development in bush fire prone land.
Before any work on a proposed complying development can commence, a certificate of complying development must be issued. You can engage council's certification services for this work.
A construction certificate is an approval to make sure building plans and specifications comply with the various codes and standards. You can engage council's certification services for this work.
Carrying out work on driveways, footpaths and roads.
Owners of buildings such as commercial or industrial premises and residential flat buildings etc, have a legal obligation to ensure that all fire safety measures installed on the premises are maintained in good working condition at all times.
Flood information and application form.
The legal occupation of a building is only permitted when the final occupation certificate is issued. You can engage council's certification services for this work.
Council can inspect your pool and if it is compliant, a certificate will be issued that is valid for 3 years unless safety concerns arise.
Installing wood heaters and fire places correctly to avoid creating air pollution.
Guidelines for the use of Council land such as unclosed road / laneway / drainage reserve / footpath / airspace adjoining your property.
Provide sketch plans for your new home and receive feedback on relevant planning and design factors. Only available for single dwellings houses (not alts and adds or multi unit dwellings) it is especially helpful if considering a project home, houses in a new subdivision, or a site that has unusual features (ie multiple frontages, steep / sloping topography, environment factors).