Building and Planning

Linton ThomasAre you building, extending or renovating in Dowerin or doing a demolition? In order to comply with the Building Act (2011) and Building Regulations (2012) you must lodge an application with the Shire.

A kit is available from the Shire office to help you, our Environmental Health and Building Officer Linton Thomas is available in Dowerin 2 days per month and is contactable via email or telephone - view contact details.

The following documents can assist you in the planning process, providing guidelines and requirements for construction projects in the Shire of Dowerin.

The Building Commission has Building Approval forms that can also be used.  Follow the link to access these forms.

Building and Planning Documents