Building & Renovating
Building your home or looking to renovate?
Compliance with guidelines and legislation can be confusing, which is why our Planning and Development team are here to assist you with any enquiries you may have.
Council has tools, forms and guidelines to help you with planning and building, construction and development.
We are range of information, guidelines, fact sheets and legislative links to assist your building and renovation requirement.
Information on a range of subjects relating to plumbing and drainage including our Hydraulic and Building Services Unit.
Council holds copies of building and planning records for most Townsville properties. Here you will be able to request copies of building and planning documents held by council.
For most types of construction work a 'building permit' or a 'decision notice' is required before any construction related activities can commence on site.