Building Approval Process - Forms and Fees

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The introduction of both standardised permit application forms and strict processing timeframes has brought consistency across all permit authorities. The following application forms, and where appropriate supporting guides, are available on the forms page of the Building Commission’s website.

BA01 Application for Building Permit Certified
BA02 Application for Building Permit Uncertified
BA03 Application for Certificate of Design Compliance
BA05 Application for Demolition Permit
BA09 Application for Occupancy Permit
BA11 Application for Occupancy Permit Strata
BA13 Application for Building Approval Certificate
BA15 Application for Building Approval Certificate Strata
BA17 Applicaiton for Certificate of Construction Compliance
BA18 Applicaiton for Certificate of Buildng Compliance
BA22 Application to Extend a Building or Demolition Permit
BA20 Notice and Request for Consent to Encroach or Adversely Affect
BA20A Notice and Request for Consent (Response Notice): Protection Structures, Party Walls, Removal of Fences, Access to Land


It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure all relevant documentation is provided and is correct. If information in the application is not complete it will cause delays and may result in the permit being refused.

The Building Regulations 2012 prescribe set fees for all applications to permit authorities. Certification fees for obtaining a certificate of design compliance or other certificates are not regulated and are set by the registered building surveyor engaged. Click here for current Fees and Charges

Enquiries for all required building services may be directed to the Property and Development Services on 9184 9314 or soa@ashburton.wa.gov.au.