Deposit Plan & Planning certificate costs – ‘Deposit plans’ detail your property boundaries and enable us to locate and position your proposed development on your site. A Deposit Plan is normally provided in your deed when you purchase a property. If a Deposit plan can not be provided by you, a fee of $55 (Inc GST) is applicable to obtain these documents through an information broker. Planning certificates (also known as Section 10.7 certificates) and 88b Instruments are also normally provided from your conveyancer when buying a property. Additional fees may apply if council or the certifier requests these.
Sewer Peg outs – If you are proposing to build OVER or ADJACENT to a sewer service; a ‘Sewer peg out’ may be requested. Sewer peg outs are conducted by registered inspectors and charges are made directly to you via your chosen inspector. Sewer peg out information can be added to your development application plans after the peg out is conducted. Give us a call for more information.
Turnaround times – Turnaround times are dependant on the relevant information being provided to Fernleigh in full. The times detailed are for plans to be returned to you based on information provided by You and do not include changes requested by You, Council Representatives, Builders, kit sellers or Your PCA. Turnaround times may extend in higher volume periods such as Steel price rises, EOFY and Christmas etc.
Max size – The maximum size building covered under the above price list is 450m2. Buildings over this size are to be quoted separately by Fernleigh.
Site Survey – Council may request a site survey providing ground levels to Australian Height Datum (AHD). This service is to be conducted by a registered Surveyor. Fernleigh can organise this for you.
Outdoor kitchen detailing/ Wet area detailing – Outdoor Kitchen and wet area detailing charged $100 +GST ( Example = External powder room or Laundry <=10m2). This will involve changing plans to Class 1a Habitable.
Mines Subsidence Board approval – If you are building in a Mine Subsidence area, you will require approval prior to your Development Application being submitted to council (an Integrated Development). We can submit your plans and documents for Mines Subsidence approval for you. (Fee = $65 inc GST)
Waterboard approval service – Waterboard approvals may be required for your project. Your approved plans will need to be submitted for their approval and records. We can submit this on your behalf for you on request. (Fee = $65 inc GST)
Printing and postage – Printing and postage fees apply for plan packs. All files can be provided via email and taken to printer to be printed on A3 by You on request. All documents can be placed on a USB. Additional fees apply.