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In addition, Sydney Building Approvals Centre Pty Ltd (SBAC) offers professional advice to our customers to ensure the design team is clear on the Building Code & Legislative requirements, facilitating a fast & efficient process.

Sydney Building Approvals Centre Pty Ltd (SBAC), as Accredited Certifiers:

  • Carry out design assessment & provide feedback on identified areas of non-compliance & nominate current Building Code of Australia (BCA) & Legislative requirements.
  • Provide comments where necessary in relation to compliance with: 
    • Building Code of Australia
    • Environmental Planning & Assessment Act & Regulations
    • State Environmental Planning Policies
    • Development Consent
  • Provide a checklist for Construction Certificate or Complying Development Certificate documentation.
  • Carry out an assessment on the completed design documentation in the context of the Development Consent issued or the State Environmental Planning Policy & the Building Code of Australia for the proposed works.
  • Flag any aspects of the design that would prohibit the issue of a Construction Certificate or a Complying Development Certificate.
  • Issue a Construction Certificate or a Complying Development Certificate for the proposed works & submit to Council as required by the Environmental Planning & Assessment Act 1979.

Sydney Building Approvals Centre Pty Ltd (SBAC), as Private Certifying Authority:

  • Assume the statutory role of PCA for the construction phase in accordance with the Environmental Planning & Assessment Act 1979.
  • Undertake mandatory inspections of the works in progress as necessary to ensure the issue of an Occupation Certificate on completion & to meet the mandatory inspection requirements of the Environmental Planning & Assessment Act 1979. 
    • PLEASE NOTE: Your Structural Engineer is also required to inspect the piers, footings, slabs and any structural steel.
  • Provide a checklist of documentation required on completion of each critical stage inspection to Sydney Building Approvals Centre Pty Ltd (SBAC).
  • Collate & assess all documentation related to the project as necessary to issue an Occupation Certificate related to the completed works.
  • Issue an Occupation Certificate related to the proposed works & submit that Certificate to Council as required by the Environmental Planning & Assessment Act.