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 www.hpw.qld.gov.au or a building certifier for further information.

 

Related documents

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

Plumbing - Change an existing approval application form APP 010 (online) - registration required

Plumbing - Change an existing approval application form APP 010 (for print)

Development - Referral agency response building works assessable against the Building Act for a discretion/concession building form APP 005 (online) - registration required

Development - Referral agency response building works assessable against the Building Act for the Planning Scheme form APP 005 (online) - registration required

Development - Referral agency response building works assessable under the Building Act form APP 005 (PDF for print)

Last Updated: Thursday, 19 September 2019 16:02