Concept Design
  • Pre-DA audits of new works to ensure design optimisation
  • Pre-DA audits of existing structures to identify and recommend appropriate upgrading regimes
  • Liaising with Councils
  • Advice on performance-based compliance strategies
Building Approvals and Construction Certification
  • Issuing building approvals and construction certification for any type of project
  • Issuing building approvals and construction certification for fit-outs and other eligible projects where Council DA is not required
  • Acting as principal certifying authority for any project
  • Issuing Strata Certificates in NSW
Existing Building Upgrades
  • Audits of buildings against current code requirements
  • Fire upgrading strategies for existing buildings
  • Dealing with Councils and negotiating the scopes of fire orders
  • Oversight and certification of rectification works
Cladding Audit and Replacement
  • Audits of existing buildings for combustible cladding
  • Assessment of cladding types
  • Liaison with Fire-engineers to determine the most cost effective and appropriate retention / replacement strategy
  • Approvals for cladding replacement projects
  • SWP carry full insurance cover for all cladding assessment & replacement services
Technical Due Diligence
  • Audits and reports on existing buildings
  • Preparation of Capex forecasts, upgrading regimes and prioritisation of works
Other Services
  • Expert witness services in court disputes relating to building regulations, building approvals, fire safety, building approvals and quality
  • Subdivision of Existing Buildings (Regulation 503) in Victoria
  • Preparation of annual fire safety statements on behalf of building owners, including inspections and review of maintenance work     SYDNEY  |  MELBOURNE  |  BRISBANE  |  CANBERRA