Removing a Restrictive Covenant

Don’t be caught out by a covenant over your land title.  A planning permit can’t be approved if it is contrary to a restrictive covenant on the title.  If there is a covenant it will need to varied or removed before the proposal can be considered.  We frequently get contacted by people who are either … Read more

The Difference Between Town Planning Permits and Building Permits

  The town planning process provides developers, home owners and builders with a planning permit. Sometimes this can be confused with a building permit.  I will explain the differences below. Building permits are written approval that demonstrates that your project complies with the relevant building legislation and codes and will be built correctly. You apply … Read more