Building & plumbing searches
Council provides a number of searches for both domestic and commercial premises.
Search results are generally available within 5 working days after receipting.
Request a search
To request a search, complete the relevant form and return to Council:
You may need to provide proof of ownership (i.e. rates notice), letter from the property owner or if you are purchasing the property, a copy of the signed Contract of Sale.
Note: fees charged are for the search of Council records and are payable whether information is retrievable or not. No refunds are available for unsuccessful searches.
There is a disclaimer that should be signed on the form, or agreed to if lodging the form electronically.