(cf previous s 109C)
There are the following kinds of certificates under this Part--
"construction certificate" --a certificate to the effect that building work completed in accordance with specified plans and specifications or standards will comply with the requirements of the regulations.Note : See also section 54 of the Strata Schemes Development Act 2015 for requirement for construction certificate in connection with issue of strata certificate for proposed strata plan.
"subdivision works certificate" --a certificate to the effect that subdivision work completed in accordance with specified plans and specifications will comply with the requirements of the regulations.
"occupation certificate" --a certificate that authorises--(i) the occupation and use of a new building in accordance with a development consent, or(ii) a change of building use for an existing building in accordance with a development consent.When issued, an occupation certificate is taken to be part of the development consent to which it relates.
"subdivision certificate" --a certificate that authorises the registration of a plan of subdivision under Part 23 of the Conveyancing Act 1919 .
When issued, a subdivision certificate is taken to be part of the development consent that authorised the carrying out of the subdivision.Note : Section 195A of the Conveyancing Act 1919 requires a person to lodge a subdivision certificate when lodging a plan of subdivision for registration under that Act.
"compliance certificate" --a certificate to the effect that--(i) any completed building work or subdivision work complies with particular plans and specifications or with particular standards or requirements, orNote : A compliance certificate may be an authorised alternative in certain cases to an occupation certificate.(ii) a particular condition with respect to building work or subdivision work (being a condition attached to a planning approval) has been complied with, or(iii) a building or proposed building has a particular classification identified in accordance with the Building Code of Australia , or(iv) any aspect of development (including design of development) complies with particular standards or requirements.A compliance certificate may certify strict, substantial or other compliance with a relevant matter.
Note : A complying development certificate is a form of development consent that is issued under Part 4 that authorises the carrying out of complying development. Unlike other development consents, construction certificates or subdivision works certificates are not required for building or subdivision work authorised by a development consent in the form of a complying development certificate.