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Fees and charges

Building services fees and charges

2018 to 2019 fees for Council services for building works.

Note: GST included (if applicable).

Permits — Commercial works

Permit type/service Notes Fee
Occupancy Permit Application (POPE) - major 1000+ planned participants at event $1,100.00
Occupancy Permit Application (POPE) - minor under 1000 planned participants at event $330.00
Building Permit Amendment - major $273.00
Building Permit Amendment - minor $71.00
Class 5-9 up to $300,000 0.08% of building cost + $1000.00
Class 5-9 over $300,000 0.04% of building cost + $1300.00
Copy of Building or Occupancy Permit electronic $30.00
Planning Information $38.00
Shop Fit-out cost less than $20,000 $555.00

Permits — Miscellaneous

Service Notes Fee
Building Permit Extension of Time $199.50
Copy of Building or Occupancy Permit recall request $84.00
Copy of Commercial Plans recall request $166.00
Copy of Residential Plans recall request $100.00
Re-inspections or Additional Inspections $145.00
Title Search $42.00
Weekend Inspections $210.00

Permits — Outbuildings

Permit type Notes Fee
For projects under $20,000 including steel garages, carports, verandahs, decks, retaining walls etc $546.00
Brick garages $625.00
Shed over $20,000 up to $100,000 over $100,000 commercial rates $1,015.00

Permits — Residential

Permit type Notes Fee
Demolitions where protection work not required $625.00
Dwelling extension/alteration (all) - Owner Builder up to $100,000 $1390.00
Dwelling extension/alteration (all) - Registered Builder up to $100,000 $1,008.00
Minor alteration to dwelling removal or internal wall, increasing window size $546.00
Multi-unit development each dwelling $987.00
New dwelling - Owner Builder $150,000 to $300,000 $2488.00
New dwelling - Registered Builder $150,000 to $300,000 $1,975.00
New dwelling - Owner Builder up to $150,000 $2,073.00
New dwelling - Registered Builder up to $150,000 $1,648.00
New dwelling - Owner Builder $300,000 to $500,000 $3,512.00
New dwelling - Registered Builder $300,000 to $500,000 $2,819.00
New dwelling over $500,000 POA
Protection Work Notices where a basement/large excavation of more than 1.5 metres or construction/demolition is proposed on a title boundary $670.00

Permits — Swimming Pools and Safety Barriers

Permit type Notes Fee
Above or Inground Pool fibreglass $571.00
In-ground Pool concrete $766.00
Safety Barrier $341.00