Building Fire Safety

Council’s Building Fire Safety Committee undertakes inspections of buildings for building fire safety compliance.

Buildings inspected in accordance with Development Act Regulations and Council’s inspection policy for fire safety are buildings providing accommodation, recreational, and public buildings.

Dwellings erected in bushfire zones specified in Council’s Development plan are referred to the South Australian Country Fire Service, Bushfire Safety Officer for assessment prior to Council development approval.

Council also inspects unsafe buildings and structures for structural integrity, where necessary issuing notices/orders to have them demolished or made safe.

Principal Office

PO Box 120, 94 Ayr Street

Jamestown SA 5491

Tel: 08 8664 1139


Mon - Fri: 9am - 5pm

Spalding Office

11 Main Street

Spalding SA 5454

Tel: 08 8845 2017

Tues: 10am - 2.30pm

Thurs: 9am - 5pm

Gladstone Office

14 Fifth Street

Gladstone SA 5473

Tel: 08 8662 2018

Mon - Fri: 9am - 5pm