Whether you need a Complying Development Certificate (CDC) or Development Application (DA) for your project depends on several factors, including: boundary setbacks, lot size and type of street frontage. As a rule of thumb, less complex new builds and renovations to existing properties tend to comply to CDC codes, while a challenging site and ambitious build will most likely require a DA.
A CDC is generally a much faster process than being granted a DA, but to gain a CDC your renovation must meet specific regulations determined by the State Government and/or local council codes. These requirements are required and rarely negotiable.
The CDC process is suited to more simple renovations and alterations such as:
By engaging us to certify your application you generally achieve a fast-tracked approval within a week.
The cost will vary dependent on the size and complexity of the project and therefore requires an individual quote.