Our Company

A growing team of certification professionals

The Building Approval Company is a small but growing team of building certification professionals based in Far North Queensland, familiar with the local conditions and building techniques.

We use the latest technologies without compromising on good old-fashioned communication skills, which helps us build great relationships within our team, with clients and throughout the construction industry. 

We believe in acting with integrity, effective processes and solving our client’s problems with a smile. Although we’re highly professional, we think work should be also be fun which has helped us establish long-standing connections with many of our clients.

Our Story

Originally established in 2011, the business then trading as Beacon Consulting was transferred to Code Blue Certifiers Pty Ltd [60 614 946 888] trading as The Building Approval Company in 2016. 

Our quality team of Level 1 Building Certifiers, Certifiers and office staff have combined experience of over 60 years in the construction industry. Customer-focused service has always been at the core of our business, which is why The Building Approval Company is one of the construction industry’s preferred building certifiers with an established and growing client base in North Queensland.

The Building Approval Company is built on a ‘can-do’ approach, resulting in long-term industry relationships. If you’re looking for certifiers you can rely on, give us a call to discuss your project.

The Way We Do Things Around Here

Our continued growth and ability to excel in delivering all building approvals stems from the values and approaches we bring to our work every day, including:


  • We are honest, reliable, trustworthy and respectful
  • We’re prompt and deliver on the expectations we have set
  • We only ever make agreements that we are willing and intend to keep

Customer focus

  • We create a friendly and welcoming atmosphere for customers
  • We provide quick responses and make ourselves available wherever possible
  • We’re good listeners, and go out of our way to assist and say ‘Yes’
  • We’re committed to meeting quality standards and other legislative requirements

Open & Honest Communication

  • We speak positively about our team and our customers
  • We remain calm, patient and polite, when receiving feedback
  • We’re willing to explain the reasons for our decisions
  • We take responsibility for our responses in communicating with others

Manage Performance

  • We follow our systems and processes with care and manage our time well
  • We aim for consistency in how we deliver services
  • We’re proactive in suggesting system improvements
  • We’re effective in managing risk – we understand the potential consequences of our decisions


  • We value having fun and maintaining good relations within our team
  • Wherever possible, we share the workload
  • We respect each other, value our differences and work to our strengths
  • We’re willing to ask for help and help others when asked


  • We are willing to learn and ask questions
  • We seek out opportunities to improve our systems & the business
  • We welcome and embrace change, with a positive attitude
  • We’re motivated to develop our knowledge and skills.

Clients we work with

  • Kent Hams

    As an award winning designer home builder, our clients expect only the best. So it’s critical to me that our final product is properly checked, and complies with all required legislation.

    Kent Hams, Kenick Constructions

  • Matthew & Sue Knight

    We have been working with Rodney and his team since 2011 and have always been extremely happy with his services.

    Matthew & Sue Knight, Shedquarters, Knight Construction

  • Ralf Dutton

    Over the past 25 years my group has been in construction, I’ve experienced difficult building certifiers who through lack of experience or understanding delayed projects costing me significant time and money

    Ralf Dutton, Value Homes

  • Craig Allan

    From the day we started Custom Homes we have used Rodney from The Building Approval Company to carry out all our construction inspections and approvals.

    Craig Allan, Custom Homes