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Building Information

The City of Kingston's Building Surveying Team offers a range of services to the community including construction and legislative advice for all types of your construction needs. Council's Building Surveyors and Inspectors ensure compliance with building legislation and other related Acts and Regulations to meet Council's statutory obligations and to provide a safe built environment for its community. Our staff includes a team of Assistant Building Surveyors, Registered and Qualified Building Surveyors and Inspectors and Administration staff who have relevant experience in assisting with all of your building needs.

Council's Building Team can advise and assist you with:

PLEASE NOTE: The City of Kingston Building Department is currently not undertaking the process of issuing Building Permits until further notice. You may seek to engage a Private Building Surveyor to carry out this service for you. Here is a list of Registered Building Surveyors or you can search for multiple types of Registered Building Practitioners such as builders and draftspersons to assist you with all of your development needs.

Please click on any of the above links for more information on that subject and additionally, please find the following links below to other areas of Council and external information that you may find useful as part of your building process:

Asset Protection Permits

Vehicle Crossings & Road Opening Permits 

Useful links and further information resources

For more information please call us on 9581 4130 or alternatively, come down to 1230 Nepean Highway Cheltenham with your plans, ideas and enquiries and head up to Level 1 for a chat with our Building Surveyor on duty between the office hours of 8.30am - 5.30pm, Monday to Friday.