Building Application Forms & Fact Sheets

Here you will find fact sheets, application forms and check sheets for building projects.

Notification to all our Building Consent Customers - 10 May:

Application forms are in the process of being updated to reflect the requirements for forms under the Building Regulations 2004. Please make sure you download the latest version of our application form from this webpage when submitting any application.

There will be a 2 week transition period from the date each new application form is uploaded to the WDC website. Any application submitted after the 2 week timeframe which is not on the current application version will be rejected at the time of lodgement.

Once forms have been replaced, the table below will be updated to include start dates of the 2 week transition period.

Form NameDate Updated (2 Week Transition Begins)
Request for Withdrawal of Building Consent Application20 August
Request for Lapse of Building Consent20 August

The main changes to the applications (as applicable to each application) include:

Forms updated to include details for name and bank account details where a refund applies.



Bookmarks: Please note that our current software does not enable us to maintain bookmarks within the consent documents during processing and granting.  (This may be reviewed once a software solution becomes available).

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