The building permit will often include some of the following reports and work tasks that are provided to facilitate the building permit.
These are usually identified at the time of fee proposal and are factored into our fees:
(b) Alternative solution reports – where appropriate.
(c) Reg. 116 (public protection statement)
(d) Reg 64 (combined allotment statement)
(e) Reg 121 (acceptance of fire engineering alternative solution design)
(f) Section 87 protection work determination. Including assistance to clients with preparation of protection work notices.
(g) Section 10 determination (for building designs that pre-date the Building Regulations), and/ or
(h) Part 4 siting compliance analysis statement.
(i) Pre permit site inspection reports to establish existing site conditions and referral to relevant building consultants (i.e., structural engineer, soils engineer and/or arborist).
(j) Assisting owner builder clients with Building Commission certificate of consent.
(k) Design meetings with the architect.
(l) Pick up building permit applications from locally based architect.
Advising commercial clients on potential cost savings at the design stage, using appropriate building techniques and materials, is part of the service usually done in conjunction with our recommended consultant fire safety engineer.
We are experienced in offering the following additional ‘consulting’ services which can be negotiated at a separate fee:
(a) Section 137b Building Inspection reports.
(b) Preparation of application for a Determination (modification) and appeals to the Building Appeals Board.
(c) Preparation of applications to Council for consent and report under Part 4 (siting) of the Regulations.
(d) Preparing applications, reports and attending design meetings with the BAB, CFA, MFB and/ or Council.
(e) Attending pre- design meetings to advise BCA requirements.
(f) Liase with fire engineer for quotes and likely scenario’s for advance notice to architect/ client.