Building Regulations

Building applications are assessed using the National Construction Codes, WA Building Act 2011 and Building Regulations 2012, relevant Australian Standards, Local Laws and other relevant legislation.

The City of South Perth is a Permit Authority under the Building Act 2011. Building Permits are issued by the City of South Perth for any building work for which a building permit application is required pursuant to the Building Act 2011 (Part 5) and the Building Regulations (WA) 2012  (Part 6 – Schedule 4- Cl. 2).  

Please refer to the following links:

Building Act 2011

Western Australian Legislation

Standards Australia

Australian Building Codes Board