Please note: These activities can only be undertaken by Private Building Surveyors. If you wish to apply for a building permit as a property owner, please refer to the information provided on our building permits page.
Preparing to lodge
Before lodging please ensure you have prepared and obtained all the necessary information required for the permit including all documents and plans in relation to these works.
There are a number of building permit types that you may wish to lodge:
Or you may with to lodge additional documentation in relation to an existing Private Building Survey Building Permit
Lodging in person
You can visit:
the Building Office at 92-100 Brougham Street, Geelong - Office Hours: 8:00am to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday
any of our Customer Service Centres during opening hours
Lodging by mail
Post your lodgement to PO Box 104, Geelong VIC 3220.
What happens next?
We will register the details of your lodgement.