Section 10: Processing applications

Choosing the correct form

To provide for consistency in building approvals throughout the state, all the relevant application forms, notices and compliance certificates are approved by the Building Commissioner and available on the Building Commission website. Providing the correct application form together with all the required information will assist the permit authority to process the application quickly.

Application forms
Form no. Type Relevant BCA Class Relevant compliance certificate
BA1 Building permit certified All building classes CDC
BA2 Building permit uncertified Class 1a and Class 10 buildings and incidental structures CDC
BA5 Demolition permit All building classes N/A
BA9 Occupancy permit Class 2 to Class 9 buildings for which an occupancy permit is required under s. 41 CCC (ss. 46, 47) CBC (ss. 48, 49, 51, 52)
BA11 Occupancy permit strata Class 2 to Class 9 buildings for which an occupancy permit is required under s. 41 CBC
BA13 Building approval certificate Class 1 and Class 10 buildings and incidental structures and other buildings that don't require an occupancy permit CBC
BA15 Building approval strata Class 1 and Class 10 buildings and incidental structures and other buildings that don't require an occupancy permit CBC
BA22 To extend a building or demolition permit All building classes N/A
BA23 To extend time – occupancy permit or building approval certificate Class 2 to Class 9 buildings (OP) Class 1 and Class 10 buildings and incidental structures (BAC) N/A
BA24 Modification or non-application of building standards All building classes (submitted directly to the Building Commissioner) N/A

The following forms are relevant to the builder or demolition contractor (notices) and building surveyor (certificates of compliance).

Notices
Form no. Type
BA7 Notice of completion
BA8 Notice of cessation
BA20 Notice and request for consent to encroach or adversely affect other land
BA20A                    Notice and request for consent (response notice) – protection structures, party walls, removal of fences, access to land
Compliance certificates
Form no. Type
BA3 Certificate of design compliance
BA17 Certificate of construction compliance
BA18 Certificate of building compliance

 

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