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Owner Builder Permits/Construction Certificates/Advertising Structures

Current charges. Contact the Environmental Services Department for more information

Owner Builder Permits â€Â" Required for
Any work (including supervising and co-ordinating) involved in the construction, alteration, repair or addition to a dwelling (which includes a house, terrace, town-house, swimming pool and certain other structures and improvements
 
Where the market cost (includes labour and materials) exceeds $5,000 and
 
Which relates to a single dwelling or dual occupancy and
 
Is carried out by the owner of the land (or a person having a prescribed interest in the land) upon which the work is to be carried out.
 
Permits available from Fair Trading Centre for $100.00
Owner Builders undertaking work costing more than $12,000 ae required to complete an education course through TAFE. Owner Builder â€Â" Home Warranty Insurance is required if an owner builder decides to sell their home within 6 years after completing the work where the cost of the project was more than $12,000
Council must receive a copy of the Owner Builder Permit prior to approval being granted.
Construction Certificate Application Fees
 
Base Amount - Per Application:
 
 
 

 
 

$50.00
 
 
Up to $5,000
Per $100.00
$0.50
 
 

 
Over $5,000
First $5,000
$25.00
 
 

 
From $5,001-$100,000
Per $1,000
$3.50
 
 

 
$100,001-$250,000
Per $1,000
$2.00
 
 

 
Over $250,000
Per $1,000
$1.00
 
 

 
Over $250,000
Per $1,000
$1.00
 
 

 
Advertising Structures
 
Fascia, Top hamper or Awning Sign
 
 

$25.00
 
 

 
Fin or Roof Sign
 
 

$40.00
 
 

 
Flush or Projected wall Sign
 
 

$40.00
 
 

 
Pole, Pylon, Moving or Flashing Sign
 
 

$40.00
 
 

 
Advertising Panel
 
 

$40.00
 
 

 
Hoardings not exceeding 1.8m sq
 
 

$75.00
 
 

 
Pre additional 1m sq
 
 

$1.50
 
 

 
Private Works Inspection
Per Hour
$60.00
 
 

 
   
 
 

Contact Details

Environmental Services Department
Phone: 08 8083 8903
Fax: 08 8091 5045
Email: council@centraldarling.nsw.gov.au