Reataining wall approval question
Have a look at the SEPP link below-may answer your question.
https://www.legislation.nsw.gov.au/#/vi ... 1/subDiv15
"$800+gst including travel" ??? What does it mean?
I reckon it’s usually an hourly rate and he gave a fixed sum but forgot to delete ‘including travel’.
Is it fine to buy a lot which has engineered depth fill of 1
Are you missing a decimal point....?
The only way it will impact the building is through poor design of the footings and slab. Providing that doesn't happen it shouldn't have…
How long does it normally take? Quote from a designer?
Have you resent the drawings to them in the last month? If not I’d give it a go along with a submission required by date.
I’d probably send the same…
Retaining wall on the neighbour’s zero lot boundary
I'm not quite sure of the layout but check the CDC restrictions-you might find excavation is not allowed under a CDC-Presumably if the builder puts the wall back as it…
$20,000 engineering placed on contract after soil tests (p).
You may be being a little harsh on the geo testing firm -it sounds more likely that they provide soil testing to allow site and slab class in terms of…
What sort of consultant am I looking for? How to find them?
Sounds a bit like a cross between an architect and a construction manager.
Front yard, retaining wall and sloping of lawn - drainage?
Remember that improper backfill can also lead to problems with retaining walls regardless of the water pressures behind.
Speaking of which don't pay all the attention to the water behind…