After you’ve obtained a DA, you'll need to obtain a Construction Certificate to commence building works.
A Construction Certificate must be obtained before any building work commences, it is your approval to start construction, verifying that:
Your Construction Certificates application must be accompanied with:
To lodge your Construction Certificate application with us, you will need to apply online though the NSW Planning Portal.
Lodge Online via the NSW Planning Portal
AlburyCity will provide you with a Certification Contract to complete and return. The Contract is for the Certification Services AlburyCity will provide during the construction. You will need complete all aspects of the Contract and return to AlburyCity prior to the Construction Certificate being issued.
In addition to lodging your Construction Certificate you are required to complete a PCA Appointment thought the NSW Planning Portal this can be done at the same time the Construction Certificate application is made.
You’ll need to let us know when you plan to commence building works at least 2 business days prior. Simply complete and return to us the Notice of Commencement of Building Work form issued with your Construction Certificate.
Once all inspections have taken place as outlined in your Construction Certificate, confirming the works have been completed as per the plans, you’ll need to obtain an Occupation Certificate to occupy the building (or other structure).