Find out whether you need approval to build a new house or to extend, raise or renovate an existing house. You may need to apply to demolish, remove or relocate a building, or a part of a building. If you want to build a duplex (dual occupancy) or multiple dwellings (including build-to-rent), you will need to lodge a planning application.
Use this section to find out whether you need Brisbane City Council approval for your residential project. This section also provides advice on the types of residential plumbing and drainage work that require Council approval.