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5.7 Levels of assessment—Building work

The following table identifies the levels of assessment for building work regulated under the planning scheme.

Table 5.7.1—Building work
Zone
Level of assessment
Assessment criteria
Any zone
Self assessment
If outdoor lighting, where complying with all self-assessable acceptable outcomes
Outdoor lighting code—all acceptable outcomes
Code assessment
If a telecommunications facility, where a satellite dish
The applicable zone code
Impact assessment
If outdoor lighting, where not complying with all self-assessable acceptable outcomes
Outdoor lighting code—all outcomes
Code assessment
If involving demolition, partial demolition or removal of a building that is rooming accommodation registered as a boarding house, where not described in section 5.3.4 as exempt

Editor’s note—Boarding houses are registered as residential services with the Office of Fair Trading.

Code assessment
If involving demolition, partial demolition or removal of a building that is rooming accommodation registered as a boarding house, where not described in section 5.3.4 as exempt

Editor’s note—Boarding houses are registered as residential services with the Office of Fair Trading.

Code assessment
If involving demolition, partial demolition or removal of a building that is rooming accommodation registered as a boarding house, where not described in section 5.3.4 as exempt

Editor’s note—Boarding houses are registered as residential services with the Office of Fair Trading.

Code assessment
If involving demolition, partial demolition or removal of a building that is rooming accommodation registered as a boarding house, where not described in section 5.3.4 as exempt

Editor’s note—Boarding houses are registered as residential services with the Office of Fair Trading.

Character residential zone
Code assessment
If involving demolition, partial demolition or removal of a building that is rooming accommodation registered as a boarding house, where not described in section 5.3.4 as exempt

Editor’s note—Boarding houses are registered as residential services with the Office of Fair Trading.

Code assessment
If involving demolition to create a temporary park prior to exercising a development permit
Centre or mixed use code—section B outcomes only
Impact assessment
If involving demolition where not part of a committed program to exercise an existing development permit or create a temporary park
The planning scheme including:
Centre or mixed use code—section B outcomes only
Code assessment
If involving demolition to create a temporary park prior to exercising a development permit
Centre or mixed use code— section B outcomes only
Impact assessment
If involving demolition where not part of a committed program to exercise an existing development permit or create a temporary park
The planning scheme including:
Centre or mixed use code—section B outcomes only
Code assessment
If involving demolition, partial demolition or removal of a building that is rooming accommodation registered as a boarding house, where not described in section 5.3.4 as exempt

Editor’s note—Boarding houses are registered as residential services with the Office of Fair Trading.

If involving demolition to create a temporary park prior to exercising a development permit
Centre or mixed use code— section B outcomes only
Impact assessment
If involving demolition where not part of a committed program to exercise an existing development permit or create a temporary park
The planning scheme including:
Centre or mixed use code—section B outcomes only
Code assessment
If involving demolition, partial demolition or removal of a building that is rooming accommodation registered as a boarding house, where not described in section 5.3.4 as exempt

Editor’s note—Boarding houses are registered as residential services with the Office of Fair Trading.

If involving demolition to create a temporary park prior to exercising a development permit
Centre or mixed use code— section B outcomes only
Impact assessment
If involving demolition where not part of a committed program to exercise an existing development permit or create a temporary park
The planning scheme including:
Centre or mixed use code—section B outcomes only
Code assessment
If involving demolition, partial demolition or removal of a building that is rooming accommodation registered as a boarding house, where not described in section 5.3.4 as exempt

Editor’s note—Boarding houses are registered as residential services with the Office of Fair Trading.

Self assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house on a small lot, where complying with all self-assessable acceptable outcomes
Dwelling house (small lot) code—all acceptable outcomes
Code assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house on a small lot, where not complying with all self-assessable acceptable outcomes
Self assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house where complying with all acceptable outcomes
Dwelling house code—all acceptable outcomes
Code assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house where not complying with all self-assessable outcomes
Dwelling house code—all outcomes
If involving demolition, partial demolition or removal of a building that is rooming accommodation registered as a boarding house, where not described in section 5.3.4 as exempt

Editor’s note—Boarding houses are registered as residential services with the Office of Fair Trading.

Self assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house on a small lot, where complying with all self-assessable acceptable outcomes
Dwelling house (small lot) code—all acceptable outcomes
Code assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house on a small lot, where not complying with all self-assessable acceptable outcomes
Self assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house where complying with all acceptable outcomes
Dwelling house code—all acceptable outcomes
Code assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house where not complying with all self-assessable outcomes
Dwelling house code—all outcomes
Code assessment
If involving demolition, partial demolition or removal of a building that is rooming accommodation registered as a boarding house, where not described in section 5.3.4 as exempt

Editor’s note—Boarding houses are registered as residential services with the Office of Fair Trading.

If involving demolition to create a temporary park prior to exercising a development permit
Centre or mixed use code—section B outcomes only
Impact assessment
If involving demolition where not part of a committed program to exercise an existing development permit or create a temporary park
The planning scheme including:
Centre or mixed use code—section B outcomes only
Self assessment
If involving assessable building work for a utility installation, where:
(a) a water supply reservoir;
(b) complying with all self-assessable acceptable outcomes
Park code—all acceptable outcomes
Code assessment
If involving assessable building work for a utility installation, where:
(a) a water supply reservoir;
(b) not complying with all self-assessable acceptable outcomes
Park code—all outcomes
Self assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house on a small lot, where complying with all self-assessable acceptable outcomes
Dwelling house (small lot) code—all acceptable outcomes
Code assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house on a small lot, where not complying with all self-assessable acceptable outcomes
Self assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house where complying with all acceptable outcomes
Dwelling house code—all acceptable outcomes
Code assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house where not complying with all self-assessable outcomes
Dwelling house code—all outcomes
Self assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house on a small lot, where complying with all self-assessable acceptable outcomes
Dwelling house (small lot) code—all acceptable outcomes
Code assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house on a small lot, where not complying with all self-assessable acceptable outcomes
Self assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house where complying with all acceptable outcomes
Dwelling house code—all acceptable outcomes
Code assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house where not complying with all self-assessable outcomes
Dwelling house code—all outcomes
If involving demolition, partial demolition or removal of a building that is rooming accommodation registered as a boarding house, where not described in section 5.3.4 as exempt

Editor’s note—Boarding houses are registered as residential services with the Office of Fair Trading.

Self assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house on a small lot, where complying with all self-assessable acceptable outcomes
Dwelling house (small lot) code—all acceptable outcomes
Code assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house on a small lot, where not complying with all self-assessable acceptable outcomes
Self assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house where complying with all acceptable outcomes
Dwelling house code—all acceptable outcomes
Code assessment
If involving assessable building work for a dwelling house where not complying with all self-assessable outcomes
Dwelling house code—all outcomes

If involving demolition, partial demolition or removal of a building that is rooming accommodation registered as a boarding house, where not described in section 5.3.4 as exempt

Editor’s note—Boarding houses are registered as residential services with the Office of Fair Trading.

Exempt development
Any other building work not listed in this table.

Editor’s note—Unless listed above, the default level of assessment is exempt, unless otherwise prescribed within the Act or the Regulation.

Editor’s note— Part 5, section 5.3.4 identifies the circumstances where building work is exempt development.

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