Building Permits

Nepean Building Permits provide a State wide permit issue and inspection service specializing in the Mornington Peninsula area. We provide a timely and professional service to the building community be it registered builders or owner builders. We are able to check and issue any size building within Victoria including, residential, commercial, industrial and educational buildings as well as outbuildings including garages, fences, pools and other associated buildings requiring a permit under Victoria’s regulatory system.

Building Permits, Do I Need One?

The answer is most probably YES. Click here to see a common list of Building works and whether they are subject to a Building Permit. Alternatively you can contact our office where one of our technical staff can assist you with any Building Permit related queries you may have.

How do I obtain a Building Permit?

Simply fill out and return our Building Permit application form along with any supporting documentation you may already have, this could include architectural drawings, engineering, planning permit, soil report, energy report, title and etc.

You can lodge your paperwork online or submit over the counter at our office.

Click here to see what documentation may be required for your building project, however if you have any urgent queries regarding you application please contact our office where one of our technical staff can assist.

How long does it take to obtain a Building Permit?

Nepean Building Permits strives to check all Building Permit Applications within one week of receiving.

Once the assessment is completed, if all documentation is satisfactory, the Building Permit can be issued.

If any further documentation is required prior to the issuing of the Building Permit we will complete an itemized assessment letter of what additional documentation is required. During this process the relevant building surveyor & technical staff are on hand to provide assistance to make the process as smooth as possible.


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