In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)

In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)
ACT Public Hospitals

Canberra Hospital

5124 0000


Calvary Hospital

6201 6111

Mental Health

Call Mental Health Triage on

1800 629 354

(free call except from mobiles or public phones) or

6205 1065

Poisons Hotline

For a poison emergency in Australia call

131126

Drug and Alcohol Help Line

The Drug and Alcohol Help Line is available 24-hours, 7 days a week on

5124 9977

Health Protection Service

For after hours urgent public health matters including environmental health, radiation safety, food poisoning and communicable disease management phone:

(02) 6205 1700

healthdirect

24 hour health advice

1800 022 222

ACT State Emergency Service

Emergency help
during flood or storms

132 500

Building works


We facilitate approvals for:

Driveway applications

Approval is required for the construction of a new driveway, adding a second driveway or modifying an existing driveway.

Fees and charges

A schedule of fees, charges and guidelines related to land development submissions and inspections.

Stormwater applications

Approval is required for construction or modifications in the vicinity of stormwater easements.

Waste management applications

Approval is required for demolition works on site which create in excess of 20 m³ of waste.

Landscape management and protection

A landscape management and protection plan is required for any building works to protect territory assets adjacent to the construction area.

Building application forms

Forms used when seeking approval for building applications.