Development Assessment Service

The Development Assessment team has two sections, Residential and Commercial.

The Residential team is concerned with the siting and construction of a dwelling.

The Commercial team is responsible for Class 2 to 9 buildings that generally have a floor area greater than 500m2.

There are two Fire Safety Officers in the Commercial team. They work in accordance with the Development Act 1993 with special focus on the referral process required under Development Regulations 28(3) and 83(4) with regard to fire safety systems.

The Officers also inspect health care and aged care facilities for fire and life safety provisions.

They also represent the Fire Authority as members of Building Fire Safety Committees for 53 local councils.


Phone: 08 8115 3372

CFS Referral Flowchart

The SA Country Fire Service Referral Flowchart to assist in determining fire service involvement:

DAS Referral Flowchart 061218