We are making changes to speed up permitting and reduce wait times. Learn more about the changes
Review the steps to getting a field review before submitting an application.
Field reviews are part of an alternative permit-issuing process for small renovation projects that don't require major upgrading but do require a building permit.
Steps to getting a field review
Review the latest permit processing times
Steps to submitting an amendment to an issued building permit
Permit processing times for May 2023
Elapsed time measures from the date that an application generates a permit number to when the permit is issued. Timelines are influenced by the volume of instream applications to be processed, completeness of the application, site/project specific requirements, customer response times, and more.
Permit processing workflow
Prepare and submit your application to us
We work with you to review your application
Book your field review inspection
We inspect your site and once the inspection is passed, we issue your permit
General permit enquiries
Contact the Development and Building Services Centre online