Tutorials

Subdividing in Bushfire Prone Areas

Learn how to identify if your property is in a designated "Bushfire Prone Area" and the ramifications this will have for your development. You will learn about the different Bushfire Attack Level (BAL) ratings, how they are given (BAL assessments) and the impact your BAL rating will have on your application and costs.

By |2019-11-15T00:03:28+08:00November 14th, 2019|

Utilities & Servicing Requirements

An overview of the fundamental servicing requirements for subdividing land in WA, in particular sewer, water and power. Learn how to find your utility location information, what the utility provider will do, what you need to to, and what costs are involved.

By |2019-11-14T23:58:12+08:00November 14th, 2019|

Subdivision Site-works Cost Components

Learn about the site-works required for your development. This will be the major cost component of your development, so it is important to understand what you need to do (engineering, earthworks, site clearing, retaining, drainage). You will also learn about identifying soil classification and and site slope, and their impact on cost.

By |2019-11-14T23:57:32+08:00November 14th, 2019|

Understanding The R-Codes

What you need to know. Learn about the R-codes and how they effect your development. This tutorial provides an overview of how to read the R-codes, performance requirements for your developments, which sections are relevant to you and the minimum standards your proposed development needs to comply with.

By |2019-11-14T23:57:56+08:00November 14th, 2019|

Types of Subdivisions

Green title, Survey Strata and Built Strata. Which is the right type of subdivision for you? Learn about the differences between Green title, Survey Strata and Built strata. You will learn about the pro's and cons of different servicing requirements, costs and financing constraints. Learn how to choose the right instrument for your development.

By |2019-11-14T23:58:04+08:00November 14th, 2019|