Council's Building Unit is required under the Building Act 1993 & Building Regulations 2018 to provide information to the public including:
- Property Information for new constructions
- Property Information for existing buildings constructed in the previous 10 years
- Report and Consent (Dispensations)
You may be penalised for not complying with building regulations.
An architect and building surveyor will be able to provide advice about the permits required for your project.
If you are building, renovating or changing the way you use your property, you may need a planning permit and a building permit. Most building works do require a building permit.
These are examples of building works that require a building permit: