Information about applying for an owner-builder certificate of consent, including eligibility, training requirements and more. You can also start your application here.
An owner-builder takes responsibility for domestic building work carried out on their own land, and undertakes a registration process.
To be eligible for an owner-builder certificate of consent, you must meet certain requirements.
Applying to be an owner-builder involves an eLearning assessment and construction induction training.
Our eLearning assessment ensures you have a good understanding of the duties and obligations of being an owner-builder.
As an owner-builder, your building site address may become a workplace under OHS law if you are erecting any structure.
Owner-builder applications are submitted and managed through VBA's online self-service portal VBA360.