Shire of Boddington


Building Services

The commencement of the Building Act on 2 April 2012 introduces a new building approval process for Western Australia.

The Building Act 2011 and the Building Regulations 2012 replace the Building Regulations 1989 and much of the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1960, and amends a range of associated acts.

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Building Act Processes

Building Services Levy

Formal approval (a building permit) is required for any building work involving the development of new structures, alterations or extensions and changes in ground levels.

These include:

  • Swimming Pools /Spas
  • Garages/Sheds/Workshops
  • Patios/Verandahs/Gazebos/Pergolas
  • Retaining Walls
  • Residential Dwellings/Granny Flats/Alterations & Additions
  • Commercial Buildings including fitouts and reburbishments
  • Industrial Buildings

Building Application Forms

Owner Builders

Service Provider

Fencing req Pools & Spas

Building Commission Website

Septic Tank Application

 Asbestos Awareness


Click here for link to DFES Information regarding Bushfire Prone Areas:


Flood Plain Maps

 Building Commission Industry Bulletin 

This Industry Bulletin provides guidance on estimating the value of building work for the purposes of submitting a building permit application.

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