Building application fees

Building application fees and charges, including application fees, pool safety inspection fees, pool safety certificate fees, building over sewer/stormwater fees and removal/relocation fees.

Building application fees (valid from 1 July 2018) Fee
Siting variations  
Application for assessment against the design and siting provisions. Requires inspection, assessment and decision by Brisbane City Council (lodged via the Council's online submission portal). $762.80
Application for assessment against the design and siting provisions. Requires inspection, assessment and decision by Brisbane City Council (all other lodgements). $787.50
Application for assessment against the design and siting provisions. Inspected and assessed by a private building certifier and requires a decision by Brisbane City Council  (lodged via the Council's online submission portal). $369.05
(You must be able to provide relevant documentation from the private certifier)
Application for assessment against the design and siting provisions. Inspected and assessed by a private building certifier and requires a decision by Brisbane City Council (all other lodgements). $428.20
(You must be able to provide relevant documentation from the private certifier)
Application for self assessable assessment against the design and siting provisions. $218.45
Application for assessment against the design and siting provisions, requires amendment and decision by Brisbane City Council is lodged in person.  Note - amendments to an existing application that is less than twelve (12) months old. $335.70
Application for an exemption from compliance with the swimming pool fencing standards. Requires inspection, assessment and decision. $669.15
Application for pool safety certificate inspection. Requires inspection, assessment and decision. $441.10 (includes GST)

Pool Safety Certificate

Pool Safety Certificate. These charges are set by Queensland Government Legislation, and may be varied by the Queensland Government during the financial year. Please refer to Schedule 3 of the Building Regulation 2006 (Building Act 1975, section 246AJ(3)).
Building over sewer Refer to Queensland Urban Utilities
Building over stormwater
 
$920
 
Building over stormwater - administration fee for Fast Track self-certified build over or near stormwater, professionally certified roadworks and other works where full assessment is not required. Minor and self-certified works, where not relating to engineering, in accordance with a condition of a development approval. Any other or self-certified conditions as determined by Council. $302
House removal or relocation - application for deciding whether the Local Government requires security for the rebuilding of a building or other structure removed from another site. Requires inspection, assessment and decision. $669.15
House removal or relocation - where an application for deciding whether the Local Government requires security for the rebuilding of a building or other structure removed from another site. Requires amendment and decision by Council. Note 2: amendments to an existing application that is less than three months old. $335.70
House removal or relocation - application for deciding whether the Local Government requires security for the removal of a building or other structure whether for rebuilding at another site or not. $335.70

 

02 July 2018