VIC – HENDRY building surveyors advise that to expedite the construction of a building, an applicant can apply to the building surveyor for a building permit for a stage of building work under the Building Act 1993. This type of building permit in the Building Regulations allows the builder to commence building works on the site before all the documentation for a full building permit is lodged with the building surveyor… (more)

Building Legislation Table

Refer to our Building Legislation table for further information on the building control process including the occupancy permit.