Application Forms and Fees (Building)

Building Application Checklist

Building Permit Applications

All Building Application Forms  are available on the Building Commission website.

If you have trouble completing the application form please contact Compliance and Regulatory Services on 9285 5000.

Building Permit Application Fees

To view the relevant Building Permit Application fees, please refer to the  Building Commission website

Demolition Permit Application

BA5 Demolition Application Form is available on the Building Commission website.  

Application for Asbestos Removal

Infrastructure Bond Refund Application

To apply for an Infrastructure Bond Refund a BA7 Notice of Completion of Works (under Notices on the Building Commission website) - Form BA7: Notice of Completion  and an Infrastructure Bond Refund Form must be completed  and submitted to

Once the forms have been submitted to the Town, the Town's Works Supervisor will inspect the property to confirm there is no damage to the verge and/or footpath. On confirmation , the form is then passed to the Accounts Department for processing.

Building Plan Search Request

To download the Town of Cottesloe's Building Plan Search Request, please click here. Please note that if you are not the current owner of the property, you will need to provide written authorisation from the owner before the Town can release any plans. Written authorisation is required from each property owner or the Body Corporate for multi-dwelling units. 

Please note that this request may take up to 10 working days.

Application to Place Materials on Verge

To place building materials, a skip bin or a real estate sign on your verge prior notification is required in the form of an Application to Place Materials on Verge.  To download the application, please click on the heading. 

Application to Place Materials on Verge - Online Form

Application to Place Materials on Verge

Work Zone ApplicationShould you wish to conduct any activity which obstructs part of a thoroughfare, which includes roads, verges, footpaths or parking bays, the Town must be notified prior to doing so. Notification is required in the form of a Work Zone Application. The work zone permit is required under the Town's Activities on Thoroughfares and Trading in Thoroughfares and Public Places local Law  and is provided to aid the efficiency and safe operation of maintenance, development and construction activity within the Town of Cottesloe.

Work Zone Application - Online Form

Work Zone Application (download the PDF)

Application for a Sign Licence