Our Team

Michael Collard
Building Certifier - Consultant

07 4222 9802
0434 495 444


QBCC Building Certifier Level 1
QBCC Fire Safety Professional


Michael Collard is a Building Certifier, Townsville consulting for The Building Approval Company’s and he assists with building certification work in the extended Townsville region.

Michael has been in the building surveying profession for over 30 years and has extensive and valuable experience in building code analysis and building regulation.

Michael’s extensive knowledge of all aspects of building certification, collated over his many years in the industry, make him an invaluable member of the team. He is a member of the Australian Institute of Building Surveyors, immediate past Chair of the HIA Technical Services Committee and immediate past member of the HIA National Technical Services Committee. Michael is also a member of the James Cook University Cyclone Testing Station Advisory Board.

Michael takes on a consulting role and provides support to the other certifiers in the Townsville region when required.


  • Graduate Diploma in Building Surveying (University of Western Sydney)
  • Diploma Building Surveying (TAFE Queensland)
  • Graduate Certificate in Management (Flinders University of South Australia)
  • AIBS Nationally Accredited Building Surveyor No.(6211)
  • Licenced Building Certifier with the Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC)
  • QBCC Licenced Fire Safety Professional


  • Loves to spend time 4 wheel driving and road tripping in Australia
  • Enjoys good food and wine with family and friends
  • Visiting museums and places of Australian historical interest