Planning and Environment Court

Brisbane City Council v Reynolds & Anor [2017] QPEC 012 (17/352) Kefford DCJ 10 March 2017 (delivered ex tempore)

Full-text: QPEC17-012.pdf


PLANNING AND ENVIRONMENT – BUILIDING WORK – EXISTING RESIDENTIAL DWELLING - where a building development application is made to a private certifier (class A) under the Building Act 1975 seeking a development permit for building work – where the building work is assessable development, required to be assessed against the building assessment provisions under the Building Act 1975 – where a decision to refuse as directed by Council as concurrence agency was appealed to the Building and Development Committee - whether the appeal to the Building and Development Committee was only an appeal about a referral agency’s response concerning the amenity and aesthetic impact of a building or structure – whether the Chairperson of the Committee was an architect – whether the decision of the Committee should be set aside on the basis the Committee was not properly constituted