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BUILDING

  1. To make Building Levy payments or find information regarding building levy requirements visit Long Service Levy Corporation:
    http://www.longservice.nsw.gov.au
  2. To request building plan approval visit Sydney Water Tap In:
    http://www.sydneywater.com.au/tapin/index.htm
  3. To register your swimming pool or find out more information regarding your obligations as a swimming pool owner, visit NSW Swimming Pool Register:
    http://www.swimmingpoolregister.nsw.gov.au/
  4. Information regarding BASIX can be found here:
    https://www.planningportal.nsw.gov.au/planning-tools/basix
  5. Information regarding the Electronic Housing Code can be found here:
    http://www.onegov.nsw.gov.au/new/agencies/ehc
  6. Information regarding responsibilities and requirements as an Owner Builder or Owner Builder Permits can be found here:
    http://www.fairtrading.nsw.gov.au/ftw/Tenants_and_home_owners/Home_building_and_renovating
    /Becoming_an_owner_builder.page#How_do_I_get_an_owner-builder_permit
  7. For information regarding the Home Building Construction Fund:
    https://www.hbcf.nsw.gov.au/portal/server.pt/community/icare_builders_warranty/347/
  8. Building Professionals Board:
    http://www.bpb.nsw.gov.au/

QUEENSLAND CLIENTS


  1. To make Building Levy payments or find information regarding levy requirements visit QLD Leave
    (Long Service Leave levy) –
    http://www.qleave.qld.gov.au/webdb/wsmanager.nsf/(web)/E817E15848B90F3C4A2578B700209E9C
  2. To download QLD Building Forms (Incl. Form 15 & Form 16 templates)
    http://www.hpw.qld.gov.au/aboutus/ReportsPublications/FormsTemplates/Pages/BuildingForms.aspx
  3. To download QLD IDAS Forms 1 & 2 –
    http://www.dilgp.qld.gov.au/resources-ilgp/forms-templates-checklists/spa-idas-forms.html
  4. Building & Plumbing Newsflashes –
    http://www.hpw.qld.gov.au/aboutus/ReportsPublications/Newsletters/BuildingPlumbingNewsflash/Pages/default.aspx
  5. Information regarding the QLD Development Code can be found here:
    http://www.hpw.qld.gov.au/construction/BuildingPlumbing/Building/BuildingLawsCodes/QueenslandDevelopmentCode/Pages/QueenslandDevelopmentCodeCurrentParts.aspx
  6. Information regarding the QLD Building and Construction Commission (QBCC) can be found here:
    http://www.qbcc.qld.gov.au/
  7. Information regarding the QLD Fire & Emergency Services can be found here:
    https://www.qfes.qld.gov.au/buildingsafety/Pages/default.aspx
  8. Information regarding the QLD Building Laws & Codes can be found here:
    http://www.hpw.qld.gov.au/construction/BuildingPlumbing/Building/BuildingLawsCodes/Pages/default.aspx
  9. Information regarding the QLD Building Act 1975 can be found here:
    http://www.legislation.qld.gov.au/LEGISLTN/CURRENT/B/BuildA75.pdf
  10. Information regarding the QLD Building Regulations 2006 can be found here:
    http://www.legislation.qld.gov.au/LEGISLTN/CURRENT/B/BuildgR06.pdf
  11. Information regarding the Australian Building Codes can be found here:
    http://www.abcb.gov.au/

PLANNING

  1. Information on the Apartment Design Guide can be found here:
    http://www.planning.nsw.gov.au/Policy-and-Legislation/Housing/Apartment-Design-Guide
  2. NSW Planning Portal:
    https://www.planningportal.nsw.gov.au/
  3. Information on the State Environmental Planning Policy No 65—Design Quality of Residential Apartment Development can be found here:
    http://www.legislation.nsw.gov.au/#/view/EPI/2002/530/part4
  4. Information on the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 can be found here:
    http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/nsw/consol_act/epaaa1979389/
  5. Information on the draft district plans can be found through the Greater Sydney Commission:
    http://www.greatersydneycommission.nsw.gov.au/district-plans
  6. The Department of Planning and Environment has identified several areas in Sydney as priority growth areas and precincts for development: These areas are discussed here:
    http://www.planning.nsw.gov.au/Plans-for-Your-Area/Priority-Growth-Areas-and-Precincts
  7. The Department of Planning and Environment is evaluating the process for assessing planning proposals (gateway process) as ‘rezoning reviews’. These rezoning reviews are intended to make the gateway process easier to understand. Information on how a planning proposal will be reviewed is described here:
    http://www.planning.nsw.gov.au/Plans-for-your-area/Local-Planning-and-Zoning/The-Gateway-Process
  8. Local Plan Making Tracking System or LEP tracking
    http://leptracking.planning.nsw.gov.au/
  9. To view Plans and Policies, State Significant Projects that are on exhibition visit:
    http://www.planning.nsw.gov.au/Have-Your-Say/Community-Consultations?
  10. Department of Planning and Environment Planning Portal.
    https://www.planningportal.nsw.gov.au/
  11. Obtain Spatial Information Exchange (six Maps) managed by the Department of planning and Environment via:
    https://six.nsw.gov.au/

HERITAGE

  1. Information on Australia ICOMOS can be found here:
    http://australia.icomos.org/
  2. Information on the Office of Environment & Heritage (Heritage Division):
    http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/topics/heritage
  3. To download a copy of the Burra Charter:
    http://australia.icomos.org/wp-content/uploads/The-Burra-Charter-2013-Adopted-31.10.2013.pdf