If you are building, renovating, or changing the use of your property, you may need a planning permit, building permit and other permits issued under our local laws or Road Management Act 2004.
Check before you build on what kind of permits you will need.
How to request building documents and property information certificates.
How to register and renew your registration .
Special permissions that only we can assist with for building.
What are the requirements for permits, who can I go to for help if we cannot agree with our neighbours, what height is allowed.
If you want to make a complaint about construction noise, report an unsafe building or what could be illegal building works.
Information for around your home including safety guides, cubby houses and things to look out for with decks
When you need to contact us and how to register them.
What you are required to do if you are using any part of a road, footpath or nature strip for your works.
All you need to know about the new initiative for small second homes on your property.
How to register your pool and / or spa and the Compliance requirements for the safety barrier.
Difference between planning and building permits
A town planning permit governs the use of the land or building. A building permit governs the construction and inspection processes of buildings.
Contact our Statutory Planning unit on 03 5272 5272 to confirm if your proposal requires a planning permit.