Report and Consent for Demolition Section 29A

Under section 29A of the Building Act 1993, if an application is made to the relevant building surveyor for a building permit for the demolition of a building on land within the municipality and:

(a) "The demolition and all other demolitions completed or permitted in respect of the building within the period of 3 years immediately preceding the date of the application would together amount to the demolition of more than one half of the volume of the building as it existed at the date of the first building permit to be issued within that period for the demolition of any part of the building; or

(b) The demolition is of any part of the facade of a building"

then the report and consent of Council must be obtained. The form to obtain this consent can be downloaded below. Please note the Statutory fee of $60.90 is applicable for all requests.


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