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What is a DA?

What is a DA?

The abbreviation DA stands for Development Approval, and this refers to a planning application submitted to your local council.

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How Long Does Council Approval Take

How Long Does Council Approval Take

The length of the approvals process depends on the type of approvals we are needing to gain. In most cases, our local councils are governed by statutory timeframes, meaning they have a limited number of days to conclude an application. However, as you will read below, there are some technicalities to this.

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A Recent Project We Did

A Recent Project We Did

Showing off A Recent Project We Did. 😉 Let us show you some of our works. This is a Screen and Retaining Walls project we did. Working together we can create the perfect design for your new project. Whether it be the addition of a front wall, outdoor entertaining area...

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When is Compliance Achieved?

When is Compliance Achieved?

If a DTS solution is used, compliance is achieved through meeting the requirements of the DTS solution. These are outlined in the NCC and may utilise other documents referenced by the NCC.

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Retrospective Approval

Retrospective Approval

Have you ever thought about building a structure on your property and thought to yourself ‘It’s ok, council don’t need to know about this, I’ll just go ahead and build it?’ This may seem like a good idea at the time but can eventually come back to bite you in the...

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Navigating Council

Navigating Council

If the words building, planning, residential design codes, boundary setbacks or outdoor living area leave you feeling as overwhelmed as a beaver with a dam full of leaks, you should know, you are not alone. New builds or additions to your home can be an amazing...

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The Humble Shed

The Humble Shed

Australian back yards are synonymous with the shed and the man cave. It’s just how it is, how it’s been for years, and why there are so many sheds going into Australian back yards.   You can picture it now; as you walk out to your friend’s back yard at a get...

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Revealing the R-Codes

Revealing the R-Codes

There are a heap of do’s and do nots when it comes to building and design. Like do build and design something that is functional and looks good. But don’t build and design something that will give you the mother of all headaches to get through council! There are ways...

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Complete Approvals, located in Perth, WA,  takes the worry of dealing with councils and the time needed for applications and paper work away. We deal with the paper work, councils, follow ups and liaise with engineers and surveyors, so you have more time to focus on the important things.

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