Application for a Building Permit
Please refer to the Asset Protection Information.
Building Permit Factsheet
To determine when a Building Permit is required please refer to the VBA website.
Build Over Easement Consent (Council)
Build Over Easement Consent is required when proposing to construct on an easement with a drainage pipe or vested rights by Council's Infrastructure Department.
Build Over Easement Consent (Sewerage Authority)
Build Over Easement Consent is required when proposing to construct on or near an easement with a sewerage asset or vested rights by South East Water (SEWL).
For more information about Building over Easement please refer to the South East Water website and the Planning section.
Bushfire Attack Level Assessment Report
For building permit applications where the property is within a Bushfire Prone Area (BPA) that requires an assessment on the vegetation surrounding the proposed building/structure to determine what bushfire protection measures may be required.
Legal Point of Discharge
Legal Point of Discharge is the point to which all internal drainage is to be directed and/or connected to Council's drainage network from the property.
Please refer to the Infrastructure information.
Occupancy Permit for a Building Permit
Application to obtain an Occupancy Permit for a Building Permit issued by Frankston City Council.
Occupancy Permit for Places of Public Entertainment (POPE)
The Application for an Occupancy Permit for Places of Public Entertainment and Siting Consent for Temporary Structures.
For building permit applications lodged with Council, where the works may affect adjoining property owners such as fences and buildings close to boundary lines.
Protection Work Notice
For building permit applications where protection work is to be carried out to protect adjoining property. This notice is required to be served by the owner on the adjoining owner.
Protection Work Notice Response
For building permit applications where protection work is to be carried out to protect adjoining property. This notice is required to be given by the adjoining owner to the owner.
Frankston City Council has a number of unsewered rural, residential and commercial properties. When considering the purchase of a block of land you should first contact South East Water on (131 694) to find out whether sewer is available.
Soil Type Bore Log Test Declaration
Foundation Soil Type Bore Log Test Declaration Builders and Owners may verify the type of existing ground foundation present onsite for some small structures - fences, garages, verandahs and generally additions up to 20m2 instead of a recommended Soil Report from a Geotechnical Engineer as determined by the Building Surveyor.
Variation/Extension to a Building Permit
All variations proposed to a Building Permit, endorsed approved plans or documents require a Variation Application Form to be submitted for approval prior to carry out any works outside the scope of the approved Building Permit or documentation.
- Please contact Council to obtain this form on 1300 322 322.