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Fees and charges

Building services fees and charges

Fees for Council services for building works. GST included (if applicable).

Permits — commercial works

Permit type/serviceNotesFee
Occupancy Permit Application (POPE) - major1000+ planned participants at event$1,330.00
Occupancy Permit Application (POPE) - minorunder 1000 planned participants at event$403.00
Building Permit Amendment - major$331.00
Building Permit Amendment - minor$89.50
Class 5-9 up to $300,000Price on application
Class 5-9 over $300,000Price on application
Copy of Building or Occupancy Permitelectronic$35.60
Planning Information$43.20
Shop Fit-outcost less than $20,000$639.00

Permits — miscellaneous

ServiceNotesFee
Asset Protection Permitper permit$470.00
Building Permit Extension of Time$234.00
Copy of Building or Occupancy Permitrecall request$95.50
Copy of Commercial Plansrecall request$193.50
Copy of Residential Plansrecall request$117.00
Re-inspections or Additional Inspections$165.00
Title Search$51 plus cost of title
Weekend Inspections$232.00

Permits — outbuildings

Permit typeFee
For projects under $20,000: including steel garages, carports, verandahs, decks, retaining walls etc$661.00
Brick garages$753.00
Shed over $20,000 up to $100,000 (over $100,000 commercial rates)$1,220.00

Permits — residential

Permit typeNotesFee
Demolitionswhere protection work not required$1,120.00
Dwelling extension/alteration (all) - Owner Builderup to $100,000$1,715.00
Dwelling extension/alteration (all) - Registered Builderup to $100,000$1,245.00
Minor alteration to dwellingremoval or internal wall, increasing window size$661.00
Multi-unit developmenteach dwelling$1,215.00
New dwelling - Owner Builder$150,000 to $300,000$2,995.00
New dwelling - Registered Builder$150,000 to $300,000$2,380.00
New dwelling - Owner Builderup to $150,000$2,515.00
New dwelling - Registered Builderup to $150,000$2,000.00
New dwelling - Owner Builder$300,000 to $500,000$4,230.00
New dwelling - Registered Builder$300,000 to $500,000$3,410.00
New dwellingover $500,000price on application

Permits — swimming pools and safety barriers

Permit typeNotesFee
Swimming Pool Inspection Fee$356.00
Above or Inground Poolfibreglass$1,020.00
In-ground Poolconcrete$1,020.00
Safety Barrier$407.00

Septic tanks

Council fees

ServicePerFee
Septic Tank (Advanced Wastewater Treatment)registration$723.90
Septic Tank Permit (Tank and lines)registration$723.90
Septic Tank Plan Searchregistration$76.50
Septic Tank Report and Cnsentoccasion$250.00

Statutory fees

ServicePerFee
Amendments to waste water applicationoccasion$156.00
Minor alterations to waste water systemoccasion$560.00
Renew a permit (Regulation 200)occasion$125.00
Transfer permit (Regulation 197)occasion$149.00

Asset reinstatement

ServiceFee
Asset renewal - administration fee$220.00
DrainageCost recovery
FootpathsCost recovery
Garden bedsCost recovery
Park and playgroundsCost recovery
Sealed roadCost recovery
TreesCost recovery

This page was last updated on 1 July 2022.