Resources & Contacts

 The following services are available from Customer Service:

  • General enquiries relating to applications for building or planning matters
  • Property pre purchase enquiries
  • Advice prior to Development Application lodgement
  • To purchase a House Drainage Plan or Certificate
  • To access a Property File, historic Plans, Development Consents and Certificates
  • Council Guidelines, Fact Sheets and Application Forms
  • Make an appointment to see a Town Planner or Building Surveyor
  • General Fees & Charges (including fee estimates for Development Application)
  • Lodge an application for development or building works
  • Check on the progress of applications
  • Booking Inspections

Contact our Customer Service Centre by visiting:

Berrigan Shire Council
56 Chanter Street
PO Box 137

or by telephoning: (03) 5888 5100 and asking to speak to an Officer in the Building and Planning Department.

The following website links provide an additional resource:

Australian Building Code Board (BCA)


Contractor/Builder Licence check

Dial Before You Dig

Dividing Fences Lawlink

Environment and Climate Change

EPA (Asbestos removal)

Industrial Relations Office

Fair Trading (Dept of) (Home Warranty Insurance)

Fire Brigades (NSW)

Primary Industries (Dept of) Fisheries (NSW)

Food Standards

Food Authority

Health (NSW) (Skin Penetration Guidelines)

Heritage Office (NSW)

Home Building Service (Owner Builder Info)

Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission (Rulings on disability access and facilities)

Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC)

Industrial Relations (Office of)

Land & Property Information (formerly Department of Lands)

 Land and Environment Court

 Liquor Administration Board (Dept of Liquor, Gaming & Racing)

 Long Service Payments Corporation

National Parks and Wildlife Service

National Trust of Australia (NSW)

Police (NSW) (Safer by design)

Roads and Traffic Authority

Rural Fire Service (NSW) (Building and bushfires)

Sustainable Energy Development Authority (Energy efficiency)

Swimming Pools

The Australian Resuscitation Council

Royal Life Saving Society NSW

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Guideline CPR Guideline 7 

Safewaters water safety initiative

Telstra Supply to New Developments – Subdivisions

WorkCover NSW (Occupation Health & Safety Requirements)

For more information on other State Government Services:

State Government (NSW)

Contacting Council

Office: 56 Chanter Street, Berrigan.
Office hours are 8.00 am to 5.00 pm
Monday to Friday.
(03) 5888 5100
(03) 5885 2092
Post: Berrigan Shire Council
56 Chanter Street
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