Only a property's ratepayer can request the building documents required, (unless you give another party written permission to do so on your behalf).
Please note: old plans may not show comprehensive details, such as internal stormwater layout, or reflect what exists on the property. The owner is responsible for investigating accurate site conditions.
Fees are payable, and they vary:
Residential Properties Class 1 and 10 (Dwellings, garages, etc)
- Copies of all documents on file: $165.00
- Certificates only (occupancy permit, final certificate, building permit, insurance certificate): $65.00
Commercial and Industrial Properties Class 2 to 9 (Factories, warehousing, etc)
- Search fee only: $105.00
- Copying of documents incurs additional charges