Building fees

1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019

Note: All fees listed below are exempt from GST.

Relevant Provision Fee ($)
Regulation 18 – Application fee for owner-builder certificate of consent under section 25C(2)(c)(ii) of the Act $99.71
Regulation 244 – Accreditation fee $1998.58
Regulation 266 – Duplicate certificate fee $39.74
Fees payable to councils Fee Units
Regulation 36 – Maximum fee for report and consent
(1) Under section 29A of the Act 5.75
(2) Permit referred under regulation 132(1) or 134(2) or Parts 5, 6 or 10 19.61
(3) Permit referred under regulation 116(4) 19.9
(4) Permit referred under regulation 133(2) 9.77
Regulation 45 – Lodgement fees under section 30(2) of the Act and clause 1(d) of Schedule 2 to the Act 8.23
Regulation 52 – Fees for requests for information under regulation 51(1), 51(2) or 51(3) of the Regulations 3.19

Please note:

  1. The Building Regulations 2018 commenced operation on 2 June 2018.
  2. Fees payable to councils are prescribed in fee units. The value of a fee unit for 2018–19 is $14.45. The fee amount is calculated by multiplying the applicable number of fee units by the value of a fee unit. The fee amount may be rounded to the nearest 10 cents. Enquiries about the actual fee payable should be directed to the relevant council.