Building and plumbing

Expiry of permits 

Please note, there have been some changes to expiry dates of building and plumbing permits. All permits issued between 1994 and 2012 that have not been finalised will now expire on 1 July 2020 unless the expiry date has been extended. Permits issued after 28 November 2012 that have not been finalised will expire on the date specified in the permit unless extended.

For more information, please refer to the Expiry of Permits Fact Sheet from the Tasmanian Consumer, Building and Occupational Services.

To check if finalisation or extension of your building permit is required, contact your building surveyor. To check the status of a plumbing permit, contact the City of Hobart on 03 6238 2715.