Building Services

Building Services

The Shire of Northam’s Building Services department ensures a safe built environment for the community through approving and monitoring all building activity on private land and public spaces. This is achieved through administering the requirements of the National Construction Code, Building Act 2011, Building Regulations 2012 and other statutory provisions, as applicable

In addition to assessing and issuing permits and certificates, we also offer:

Certification Services provided by the Shire:

  • Certificate of Design Compliance
  • Certificate of Construction Compliance (Class 2 – 9 only if CDC has been provided by the Shire's Building Surveyor)
  • Residential and Commercial Consultancy