Construction noise is the second highest environmental noise issue within the City.
Approval is required to ensure the safety of city users as well as the co-ordination of vital services, traffic impacts and works across the city.
A construction and demolition management plan may be required as part of the approval process for significant building and demolition activities.
The local authority has responsibility for the care and maintenance of the road reserve.
The City of Perth has a responsibility to ensure that all excavations and soil retention systems are professionally designed and certified.
If a proposed building projects involves dewatering or impacts the stormwater system then approvals need to be in place prior to commencement.