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Council Fees

Council fees for each local authority are provided for your convenience. The statutory fees listed in the following schedules are correct at the time of publishing. It is your responsibility to check with the local authority for any updates to their fee schedules. Click here to download spreadsheet of council fees.

  • Cairns Regional Council fee schedule

    Fee type Sales item Amount
    Lodgement fee Lodgement fee - Class 1 $169.50
    Lodgement fee Lodgement fee - Class 10a $107.10
    Lodgement fee Lodgement fee - Class 10b $169.50
    Lodgement fee Lodgement fee - Class 2-9 (<500m2) $358.80
    Lodgement fee Lodgement fee - Class 2-9 (>500m2) $485.70
    Lodgement fee Lodgement fee - 5,6,7,8 & 9 - Fit Outs Non-Structural $169.50
    Plumbing and drainage fee Onsite sewerage treatment or greywater Application & Inspection $517.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Single fixture $147.40
    Plumbing and drainage fee Plumbing & Insp fee - up to 6 fixtures $417.10
    Plumbing and drainage fee 20mm Water Connection fee $1,183.50
    Plumbing and drainage fee Build over or within one (1) metre of Council's sewer main where CCTV required $645.60
    Planning application fee Concurrence Agency Assessment (Sitings) fee $302.30
    Planning application fee Non-compliance with 1-3 applicable Self-Assessable outcomes $301.20
    Planning application fee B/Work triggered by S1.8(1) of the Planning Scheme $302.30
    Planning application fee Material Change of Use application for Dwelling $905.80
  • Townsville City Council fee schedule

    Fee type Sales item Amount
    Lodgement fee Lodgement fee - Class 1 & 10 $72.50
    Lodgement fee Lodgement fee - Class 2-9 $124.50
    Plumbing and drainage fee Plumbing Compliance Permit - Sewered - ground & first floor $283.50
    Plumbing and drainage fee Plumbing Compliance Permit - Sewered - additional floor $94.90
    Plumbing and drainage fee Plumbing Compliance Permit - Un-sewered - ground & first floor $424.50
    Plumbing and drainage fee Plumbing Compliance Permit - Un-sewered - additional floor $94.90
    Plumbing and drainage fee Plumbing Compliance Assessment - ground & first floor $412.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Plumbing Compliance Assessment - additional floor $132.50
    Plumbing and drainage fee Drainage Compliance Assessment $404.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee 20mm Water Connection fee $1,240.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee 25mm Water Connection fee $1,687.50
    Plumbing and drainage fee 32mm Water Connection fee $2,483.60
    Plumbing and drainage fee 40mm Water Connection fee $2,733.10
    Plumbing and drainage fee 50mm Water Connection fee $4,658.00
    Planning application fee Concurrence Agency Assessment (Sitings) fee $732.00
    Planning application fee Non-compliance with <2 applicable Self-Assessable outcomes $732.00
    Planning application fee Non-compliance with 3-4 applicable Self-Assessable outcomes $1,220.00
    Planning application fee Material Change of Use application for Dwelling $976.00
    Planning application fee Material Change of Use application for Dual Occupancy $1,952.00
  • Cassowary Coast Regional Council fee schedule

    Fee type Sales item Amount
    Lodgement fee Lodgement fee - Class 1 & Class 10 <200m2 $155.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Lodgement fee - Class 2-9 $195.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Plumbing Assessment fee - up to 6 fixtures $185.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Plumbing Assessment fee - additional fixture >5 $45.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Plumbing Inspection (Min 4 Insp= $740) $185.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Onsite Sewerage Treatment (Lodgement & Assessment) $405.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee 20mm Water Connection fee $1,490.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee 25mm Water Connection fee $2,060
    Plumbing and drainage fee 40mm Water Connection fee 0 (POA)
    Plumbing and drainage fee 50mm Water Connection fee 0 (POA)
    Planning application fee Material Change of Use application for Dual Occupancy $1405.00
    Planning application fee Siting Dispensation $370.00
  • Mareeba Shire Council fee schedule

    Fee type Sales item Amount
    Lodgement fee Lodgement fee - Class 1 & 10 $169.00
    Lodgement fee Lodgement fee - Class 2-9 $348.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Town Sewer & On-site Septic Connection Application $92.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Town Sewer Connection Assessment per fixture (Minimum charge $90) $18.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Town sewer & On-Site Septic inspection (Minimum 4) $780.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Assessment Site and Soil Report $92.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Onsite Disposal System - Assessment (per fixture) $90.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Assessment per fixture (Min $90) $18.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee 20mm Water Connection fee $1,205
    Plumbing and drainage fee 25mm Water Connection fee $1,565
    Plumbing and drainage fee 32mm Water Connection fee 0 (POA)
    Plumbing and drainage fee 40mm Water Connection fee 0 (POA)
    Plumbing and drainage fee 50mm Water Connection fee 0 (POA)
    Plumbing and drainage fee Concurrence Agency Assessment (Sitings) fee $297.00
    Planning application fee Material Change of Use application for Dwelling/ Dual Occupancy $1,040.00
  • Douglas Shire Council fee schedule

    Fee type Sales item Amount
    Lodgement fee Lodgement fee - Class 1 $125.00
    Lodgement fee Lodgement fee - Class 10a $125.00
    Lodgement fee Lodgement fee - Class 10b $125.00
    Lodgement fee Lodgement fee - Class 2-9 (<500m2) $125.00
    Lodgement fee Lodgement fee - Class 2-9 (>500m2) $125.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Plumbing & Drainage works Application (up to 6 fixtures & 3 inspections) $530.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Assessment Fee - Per fixture $35.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Onsite Sewerage Treatment Plant $560.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee 20mm Water Connection fee $1,399.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee 25mm Water Connection fee $1,828.50
    Plumbing and drainage fee 40mm Water Connection fee $2,389.50
    Planning application fee Concurrence Agency Assessment (Sitings) fee $333.00
    Planning application fee Material Change of Use application for Dwelling $333.00
    Planning application fee Material Change of Use application for Dual Occupancy $1,424.00
    Planning application fee Material Change of Use application for each additional unit $416.00
  • Tablelands Regional Council fee schedule

    Fee type Sales item Amount
    Lodgement fee Archive Lodgement fee – All Classes $138.500
    Plumbing and drainage fee Plumbing & Drainage works Application $79.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Assessment Fee - Per fixture $19.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee Wastewater Design Assessment Fee $85
    Plumbing and drainage fee Plumbing Inspection Fee (min 3) $178.50
    Plumbing and drainage fee 20mm Water Connection fee $1,335.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee 25mm Water Connection fee $1,445.00
    Plumbing and drainage fee 40mm Water Connection fee $1,570.00
    Planning application fee QDC Building Siting and Sewer Dispensation $310.00
    Planning application fee Application for Building Work assessable against Planning Scheme $1,250.00
    Planning application fee Material Change of Use application for Dwelling /Dual Occupancy $1,250
    Plumbing and drainage fee Build over Council sewer - Application & Assessment $305.00

Business Documents

Filename File size File type
TBAC Capability Statement 10MB PDF Document

Form 16s

The following Form 16’s may be used as a template to assist you supplying the correct information. The signatory is responsible to ensure information on the Form 16 is correct prior to signing.

Filename File size File type
Termite Management System - Form 16 (Jul 2017) 908KB Word Document
Timber Durability for Retaining Walls - Form 16 (July 2017) 907KB Word Document
Garage Door - Form 16 (July 2017) 907KB Word Document
Insulation Installation - Form 16 (July 2017) 908KB Word Document
Roof sheeting & batten installation - Form 16 (July 2017) 908KB Word Document
Roof Framing - Form 16 (July 2017) 907KB Word Document
Plumbing Installations - Form 16 (July 2017) 907KB Word Document
Wet Area Waterproofing - Form 16 (July 2017) 908KB Word Document
Glazing - Form 16 (July 2017) 908KB Word Document
Electrical Installations (Lighting & Smoke-Alarms) - Form 16 (July 2017) 907KB Word Document

Get your own copy of the BCA

Filename File size File type
BCA Volume 1 9MB PDF Document
BCA, Volume 2 18MB PDF Document
Guide to BCA, Volume 1 11MB PDF Document

Plumbing forms

Filename File size File type
Form 1 Plumbing Application 2019 190KB PDF Document
Form 2 Application To Amend An Existing Permit Approval 2019 128KB PDF Document
Form 7 Notification Of Responsible Person 2019 283KB PDF Document