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What approvals do I need? - Dependant Persons Unit (Granny Flat)
|Description||A movable building on the same lot as an existing dwelling and used to provide accommodation for a person dependent on a resident of the existing dwelling.|
|Do I need approval?||
Persons Unit does not require a planning permit in
all Residential zones. Planning approval may be required for a Dependant
Persons Unit in all other zones.
Please note we have a list of Private Building Surveyors in South Gippsland or you can use any Building Surveyor registered in Victoria
|What do I need to submit?||
Completed Planning Application Form and checklist
Relevant fees (refer to the Planning Fee Schedule )
Contact a Private Building Surveyor
A waste water permit will be required if the Dependant Persons Unit is on land not connected to sewage and/or if you need to alter the existing tank to cater for the Dependant Persons Unit.
Completed Permit to install/or Alter a Septic Tank Application Form and checklist
Relevant fees (refer to the Waste water Fee Schedule )