Siting of structures - building over or near water, sewer or stormwater services

Buildings are to be clear of Council's infrastructure (sewer, inter-allotment drainage and water mains). If the proposed building is over or near infrastructure you may be asked to:

When to apply for a siting discretion for building work

A siting discretion may be required for building work, where the siting (location) of building work onsite does not meet the acceptable solutions of the the Queensland Development Code MP 1.1 (detached houses on lots under 450m²), 1.2 (detached houses on lots over 450m²) and 1.3 (duplexes).

Please refer to Department of Housing and Public Works, Infrastructure and Planning website or a Building Certifier for further information.

Related documents

Online formBuilding over or near water, sewer or stormwater services form (online)

APP 010 Plumbing Request to Change an Existing Approval

APP 005 Concurrence agency referral building works assessable against the Building Act 1975

Last Updated: Thursday, 22 August 2019 16:18