The Building Act requires persons carrying out building work to obtain a building permit prior to the commencement of work.
Building permits are required for different types of buildings such as:
Under the building regulations there is some building work that is considered minor and does not require a building permit. You should always check with Council’s Building Department if you are unsure whether a building permit is required or not.
For further information on obtaining a building permit and its associated fee through Hobsons Bay City Council, please contact the building department on 9932 1000.
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