Use this form to certify that a new or existing building where new building work has been carried out is ready to occupy.
Published 31 July 2020
Published 01 July 2019
About this document
Use this form to certify that a building is suitable for occupation and complies with regulations after building work has been carried out.
A Certificate of Occupancy is issued by the relevant authority for building classes 1 – 9.
A certificate is not required for a Class 10 building under the Building Code.
An application must be accompanied by a written statement from the builder responsible for the work. It must say that work has been carried out in line with the relevant approval and where applicable, includes a Certificate of Compliance with Essential Safety Provisions (Form 2s).
A Certificate of Occupancy is an approved form for the purposes of issuing a Certificate of Occupancy under regulation 103(8) of the Planning, Development and Infrastructure (General) Regulations 2017.