Building and Plumbing

Council’s Building and Plumbing Unit provide a range of services including:

  • Building and Plumbing Certification (approvals and inspections)
  • General Advice
  • Pool Safety Inspections and Certificates
  • Referral Agency Assessment (variations to the Queensland Development Code, including boundary setbacks, exceeding height requirement or site coverage)
  • Regulatory function (statutory obligations under the Planning Act 2016, Building Act 1975, Plumbing and Drainage Act 2002)

Council’s qualified Building and Plumbing officers are located at the Walter Reid Centre (Level 2) on the corner of East and Derby Street, Rockhampton City and can discuss your enquiry with you.  To book an appointment, please contact the Development Advice Centre on (07) 4936 8099.

All building and plumbing work carried out on your property must comply with current legislative requirements and regulations.

If you are going to carry out any building and/or plumbing work on your property, the below information may assist you: