Coast to Country Building Approvals is a private Building Permit, Building Inspection and Town Planning Consulting Firm established in 2013.

Coast to Country Building Approvals provide an efficient building and town planning consulting service to Regional Victoria operating from our bases in Hamilton and Port Fairy.

With expert knowledge, experience and insights into the commercial and residential building industry, the Coast to Country team look forward to working with you when undertaking your next project, no matter how big or small.


Adam McCosh is a Registered Building Surveyor and Building Inspector with the VBA. He has worked on large-scale commercial construction for over 11 years and within the local government sector for 6 years as a Building Surveyor and Building Inspector.


This experience has given Adam exceptional knowledge of the local building industry, the built environment and the ability to keep well informed with the latest building methods, building code and regulation changes.


Fiona Castley holds a Bachelor of Urban Planning and Development and is a Town Planner with more than a decade’s experience under her belt. She has extensive experience including high level roles in both metropolitan and regional local governments.


Fiona brings town planning consulting, pre-purchase property advice, planning reports and planning permit application coordination to our offering in an aim to streamline your development processes.


2/8 Bank Street Port Fairy 3284


Adam Manson is a Registered Building Surveyor and Building Inspector with the VBA with over 8 years experience within the local government in the building permit sector.


Adam was involved in the 2009-2011 VBA Internship Building Surveyor Program, which enabled him to gain invaluable experience in dealing with both the owner builder and the large-scale commercial building permit sector. He also offers over 15 years of a high level of customer service, combined with exceptional knowledge of the building industry and regulations.


Fiona Castley consults from the Hamilton office by appointment. Please contact Fiona to arrange a meeting time or discuss your town planning needs.


27 Learmonth St Hamilton 3300


  • The “Coast to Country” team take the leg-work out of the Building Permit Application process
    – which is fantastic – allowing us to spend more time on everything else we need to do

    - Mackkcon Homes (Hamilton)

  • “Thanks guys for efficient and helpful advice
    with our building permit!”

    - Chris Frost

  • “We got our building permit quicker than expected, their turn around time
    and friendly manor is what sets them apart from the rest!”

    - Ian Kennett, Hamilton

  • “I highly recommend Coast to Country Building Approvals
    to you in both a personal and professional manner”

    - Jakob Kelly, Architect

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