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Certificates

Review the necessary requirements to apply for a Post-Consent Certificate, such as a Construction Certificate or an Occupation Certificate, as well as a BASIX Certificate.

Councils Using the Online Post-Consent Certificate Service

View the list of Councils using the Post Consent service on the NSW Planning Portal.

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Building Certificate (BC)

A Building Certificate is a document issued by Council relating to existing works to a building.

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Subdivision Certificate (SC)

Most subdivision requires development consent under the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 (the EP&A Act).

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Occupation Certificate (OC)

The OC authorises the occupation and use of a new building or building section. For staged works, an Interim OC may be issued which allows you to occupy the completed part of the building.

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Construction Certificate (CC)

The CC must be obtained from your council or an accredited certifier and includes your detailed building plans/engineering details and specifications.

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BASIX Certificate

If you're building a new home, undertaking renovations of $50,000 or more, or installing a pool or spa of more than 40,000 litres, you will need a BASIX certificate.

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