Change an Existing Approval

For building permits issued by Council, an applicant may submit a Building Approval Amendment Request Form(PDF, 266KB)  to:

  • Extend the approval period (Conditions are attached to an approval which limits the time the permit is valid for);
  • Amend or alter an aspect of the approval (other than conditions); or
  • Change conditions associated with the permit.

Note: Change of use of building subject of an alternative solution will require the building to be reassessed.

Where to lodge your application


 Post:               PO Box 1860, Rockhampton  QLD  4700

 Visit:               Development Advice Centre
                         Level 2, Walter Reid Cultural Centre, Corner Derby Street and East Street, Rockhampton City

                         Customer Service Centre
                         Rockhampton Office - City Hall, 232 Bolsover Street, Rockhampton City
                         Gracemere Office - 1 Ranger Street, Gracemere
                         Mount Morgan Office - 32 Hall Street, Mount Morgan

Lodgement Fees

 View Council's Fees and Charges for Development Compliance - Building.

Assessment Process

The process for assessing an application is legislated under the Planning Act 2016.

 Council will assess the change application against required legislation and regulations within the timeframes set by the legislation.