A Principal Certifier must be engaged, by contract, by the person having benefit of the Development Consent, to undertake the following works.
The functions of Principal Certifier for a development are to:
The Principal Certifier is responsible for the following:
Council can fulfil the role of Principal Certifier as can many accredited private certifiers.
To appoint Council as the Principal Certifier the Appointment of Singleton Council as a Principal Certifier Form is required to be completed and submitted to Council.
Why Choose Singleton Council as your Principal Certifier?
For further information about the building approval process and choosing a Principal Certifier, please refer to the NSW Building Professionals Board website.