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What structures require building approval and who approves them.
Outlines the difference between an approved application and a finalised application and how to request to finalise a file if required.
What to consider when choosing where to build a structure on your property such as easements, building envelopes, concurrence referrals.
Property owners need to ensure certain regulations and criteria be met when including a pool or spa in their property.
Things to consider prior to starting construction or vegetation/drainage works including permission to carry out work within the road reserve and dial before you dig.
What you need to know when constructing a residential driveway crossover.
Requirements for obtaining and displaying a certificate of classification.
How to request copies of approved building plans, as constructed plans and private building certifiers requesting building information.
Explanation, examples and requirements of the different types of plumbing work: unregulated work, minor work, notifiable work and permit work.
Options to lodge plumbing applications with Council.
Information regarding inspection bookings, variations and final inspection requirements.
Testable backflow prevention devices must be registered with Moreton Bay Regional Council and tested at least once every 12 months.
Information on Council's stormwater drainage system, private stormwater infrastructure and maintenance responsibilities.
When you purchase a property, you become responsible for the building work on the property.