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There are different types of certificates that you may need to apply for when you are buying or selling a property, or undertaking building works on your property.
A building certificate provides you with information about your property, such as:
You can apply for a building certificate if you:
As detailed on form:
Complete a Building Certificate (Property information) Request form
Contact our Building department on (03) 5422 0333.
A Land Information Certificate contains:
Request a Land Information Certificate
Note: if you are selling a property and have engaged a solicitor or conveyancer, they will usually apply for and obtain the certificate for you. Check with them before you apply.
Contact our Rates department on (03) 5422 0322.
A planning certificate contains information about the planning zones and any overlays that may apply to your property.
Download a Planning Certificate Form(PDF, 38KB) or contact our Planning department on (03) 5422 0333.