You will be notified regarding fees payable and payment options. Following the City's Building Services team review of the submitted application and associated documents, a Building Application reference* will be assigned to the submitted application.
The applicant contact details will be used for any further correspondence and to seek any further information and to arrange payment of any associated fees for the lodged application.
Note: A building application does not mean you have building approval. The Building Services team can take up to ten (10) working days to review a certified application and twenty-five (25) working days to review an uncertified application.
If you have any issues with inputting information or any other issues, please call the City’s Building Services on (08) 9257 9942 during office hours so that we can assist you.
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Actual location of building application
If different from physical address specified
Building company name registration number / Owner builder (Individual) Approval Number
Before a building application can be lodged, please confirm you have the following documents. If you are unsure, refer to our checklist section or alternatively, please call or visit our Building Services during office hours to seek further clarification.
NOTE: Any missing documentation or information can impact or delay the application process. Documentation should be readable and be of good quality.
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Please keep total upload of documents to under 18MB. Compressed (zip) files accepted,
Optional - if there are a large number of files, you can share these via a shared OneDrive, GoogleDrive or Dropbox. However, please make sure you attach the relevant BA form to this application submission.
The total number of documents uploaded with this application should not exceed 18MB.
Once this form is submitted, an auto-generated email is sent to the supplied email address in the applicant details section confirming receipt of the application. This auto-generated email does not mean you have building approval.
If no acknowledgement email is received (please check your junk/spam folder), please contact the the City’s Building Services on (08) 9257 9942, during office hours, so that we can assist you to get your application lodged.
NOTE: Application fees* will be requested once all required documentation has been reviewed. Any missing documentation or information can impact or delay the application process. The submission of your application does NOT indicate processing has commenced.
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* Fees are estimated and may vary depending on application details
We respectfully acknowledge the Traditional Owners, the Whadjuk Noongar People as the Custodians of this land. We also pay respect to all Aboriginal community Elders, past, present and future who have and continue to reside in the area and have been an integral part of the history of this region.