Building Services

The role of Building Services is that of a Permit Authority with the City of Canning.

Our team of building surveyors are available to assist you and information on the following can be downloaded from our Documents pages:

  • Building Permits
  • Building Plans (archive search)
  • Demolition Licences including for buildings and fences
  • Energy Efficiency Information
  • Fences, carports, pergolas, extensions, outbuildings
  • Retaining Walls
  • Signage
  • Strata Titles
  • Building standard forms 


Online Lodgement

The City of Canning has introduced an online lodgement system for Building applications.

Once registered you will be able to lodge the following applications;


BA1 - Certified Building Permit

BA2 - Uncertified Building Permit

BA5 - Demolition Permit

BA9 - Occupancy Permit

BA11 - Occupancy Permit - Strata

BA13 - Building Approval Certificate

BA15 - Building Approval Certificate - Strata

BA22 - Extension of a Building or Demolition Permit

BA23 - Extension of Occupancy Permit or Building Approval Certificate





Our team is available between 8:15am – 5:00pm every weekday to give you up to date information on a wide range of building matters. You can also contact our team by phone on 1300 422 664 or via email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .