Property Information Certificate

Building Regulations 2018 – Part 51 (1)

Applications for Part 51 (1) are usually used to supply information often included in the Section 32’s for a property that is being sold.

The following information is provided on a Part 51 (1) certificate:

a) Details of any permit or certificate of final inspection issued in the preceding 10 years; and
b) details of any current notice and/or order issued by the relevant building surveyor under the Act. 

Building Regulations 2018 - Part 51 (2)

Applications for Part 51 (2) are usually used for any vacant or established property where you intend to build.  This information is usually obtained by Building Surveyors, Architects, associated professionals, or even property owners, so that they may ensure the design of proposed building works meet regulatory requirements.

The following information is provided on a Part 51 (2) certificate:

Flood prone. Reg 153
Termite Area. Reg 151
Alpine area/significant snowfalls. Reg 152
Designated land uncontrolled Overland drainage. Reg154

Please note, Building Regulations 2018 – Part 51 (1) and Part 51 (2) both carry a fee of $46.10. To receive information on both mentioned parts, a fee of $92.20 is applicable.

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