- Assess And Regulate
- Development Assessment
- Your Guide To The DA Process
- Development Consent And Construction Approval Processes
- Stage 6 – Get your Occupation Certificate and celebrate
The OC authorises the occupation and use of a new building or building section. For staged works, an Interim OC may be issued which allows you to occupy the completed part of the building.
Depending on the particular OC sought, the PCA must be satisfied the development meets various regulatory standards. These generally include that:
The issue of the final OC is the last step in the formal DA and construction process (though there could be ongoing ‘operational’ conditions such as maintaining appropriate noise levels or landscape maintenance).
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