Vital role of Building Surveyors in your build

A building surveyor is an essential part of the domestic building process, providing independent oversight of construction work and on completion ensuring buildings are safe to use.

A building surveyor is an essential part of the domestic building process, providing independent oversight of construction work and on completion ensuring buildings are safe to use, accessible, energy-efficient and built in keeping with the building permit – the issuing of which is a key role for a building surveyor.

In Victoria, building surveyors must be registered with the Victorian Building Authority (VBA) in either of two categories:

  • Building Surveyor (Limited)
  • Building Surveyor (Unlimited)

Read more in the VBA's media release.