The Shire of Carnarvon's Building Services team is responsible for ensuring that State Government building regulations, for residential and business, are administered in accordance with the Building Code of Australia, and that relevant town planning requirements and local building laws are adhered to.

Our team assists in protecting the community from major risks to life and property, and in ensuring the sustainability of our built environment.

Our role in building services includes:

  • Assessing the key building risks and issuing permits,
  • Compliance,
  • Providing advice on building matters,
  • Building Certification.

We can assist you with submitting an application for:

  • Building permits,
  • Online application for a Building Permit
  • Certificates,
  • Demolition permits, see application form BA5
  • Dividing fences,
  • Private swimming pools and spas (including portable swimming pools)
  • Retaining walls,
  • Sign Licences, and
  • Strata titles.

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