Coast to Country Building Approvals and COVID-19 Corona Virus


Coast to Country Building Approvals is operating as per COVID-19 Normal –

There are some changes to our normal practises to ensure staff safety and well being.

We continue to operate with a full suite of services, albeit a little more distantly than usual.

Coast to Country Building Approvals operates through an online lodgement system –

This allows our staff and clients to upload and provide relevant information directly to our systems.

We continue to provide fast, efficient and friendly building and town planning services with some staff working from our offices and others from home,

BUT with the following changes:


  • Our offices are closed to ALL visitors.
  • Coast to Country staff will abide by all COVID Safe work practises in place on your work sites.
  • Site Inspections require 48 hours notice.
  • Site inspections are to be conducted alone by inspectors, where possible.
  • Coast to Country staff will wear masks and gloves during site inspections.
  • Social Distancing measures are in place for all site inspections.
  • All staff are available by phone, email or video conferencing during business hours.
  • Additional information for the construction industry is available from
  • We are accepting and assessing new applications in our online lodgement system.



If you have a new enquiry, please contact us via phone or email to discuss setting you up in our online lodgement system to progress your project.


About Coast to Country Building Approvals


Established in 2013, Coast to Country Building Approvals offer a private alternative when it comes to your building permit, inspection and town planning consulting needs in regional Victoria.

Over the years our team has grown to include three building surveyors, two building inspectors, one town planner, a cadet building surveyor and two administration staff. We have the skill set and experience YOU need!

With offices located in both Hamilton and Port Fairy, Coast to Country strive to provide a fast, efficient and friendly building permit and consulting service in residential, commercial and industrial construction.


We provide the following services:


  • Building Permits – Residential – Commercial – Industrial
  • Building Consultancy
  • Private or Contract Building Inspections
  • Essential Safety Measure determinations and reports
  • Owner Builder Defect Reports
  • Town Planning Consultancy
  • Town Planning Reports
  • Planning Permit Application Coordination
  • Pre-purchase Town Planning Advice
  • Online lodgement of documentation


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