Fees

 In accordance with Section 6.19 of the Local Government Act 1995, the following schedule of fees and charges relating to the Building Act 2011 are in effect.

Division 1 - Applications for building permits, demolition permits

 Item  Application  Fee
       1   

 Certified application for a building permit
(s.16(1)) -

(a)    for building work for a Class 1 or Class 10 building or incidental structure

(b) for building work for a Class 2 to Class 9 building or incidental structure

 0.19% of the estimated value of the building work as determined by the relevant permit authority, but not less than $95

0.09% of the estimated value of the building work as determined by the relevant permit authority, but not less than $95

 2  Uncertified application for a building permit
(s.16(1))
 0.32% of the estimated value of the building work as determined by the relevant permit authority, but not less than $95
 3

 Application for a demolition permit (s.16(1))

(a)    for demolition work in respect of a Class 1 or Class 10 building or incidental structure

(b) for demolition work in respect of a Class 2 to Class 9 building

 

$95

$95 for each story of the building
       4        

 Application to extend the time during which a building or demolition permit has effect
(s.32(3)(f))                                                                                                       

$95

 

Division 2 - Application for occupancy permits, building approval certificates

 Item Application   Fee

1     

 Application for an occupancy permit for a completed building (s.46)  $95

 2    

 Application for a temporary occupancy permit for an incomplete building (s.47)  $95

 Application for modification of an occupancy permit for additional use of a building on a temporary basis (s.48)  $95

 Application for a replacement occupancy permit for permanent change of the building's use, classification (s.49)  $95

5

 Application for an occupancy permit or building approval certificate for registration of a strata scheme, plan of re-subdivision (s.50(1) and (2))  $10.25 for each strata unit covered by the application, but not less than $104.65

6

 Application for an occupancy permit for a building in respect of which unauthorised work has been done (s.51(2))  0.18% of the estimated value of the unauthorised work as determined by the relevant permit authority, but not less than $95

 7

 Application for a building approval certificate for a building in respect of which unauthorised work has been done (s.51(3))  0.38% of the estimated value of the unauthorised work as determined by the relevant permit authority, but not less than $95

 8

Application to replace an occupancy permit for an existing building  (s.52(1))

 $95

 9

Application for a building approval certificate for an existing building where unauthorised work has not been done (s.52(2)) 

 $95

 10

Application to extend the during which an occupancy permit or building approval certificate has effect (s.65(3)(a)) 

 $95

 

Division 3 - Other Applications

 Item Application   Fee  

1

 Application as defined in regulation 31 (for each building standard in respect of which a declaration is sought)

                                     $2100                                                       

2

 CTF Levy (previously known as Building & Construction Industry Training Fund - collected on behalf of the Fund and remitted monthly

0.2% of the development cost greater than $20,000 including GST 

Building Information
Copies of permits, building approval certificates (s.129 Building Act)

Copies of Building records to an interested person (s.131 Building Act)

                           $99 + GST                                     

 Written Advice from Building Surveyor  $99 per hour (minimum 1 hour) + GST
 Town of Cambridge fees not mandated under the Building Regulations 2012  $99 per hour (minimum 1 hour) + GST

 

Fees & Charges: Building Services Levy

 

Application Type Building Services Levy
  Over $45,000  $45,000 or less 
Building Permit  0.137% of work value 

$61.65

Demolition Permit  0.137% of work value $61.65
Occupancy Permit or Building Approval Certificate under ss47,49,50,52 of the Building Act 2011  $61.65 $61.65
 Occupancy Permit under s46 of the Building Act No levy is payable No levy is payable

Modification of Occupancy Permit for additional use of building on  temporary basis under s48 of the Building Act

No levy is payable

No levy is payable

 

Last Updated: 03/07/2015