Fast | Efficient | Reliable

Obtain your building permit within 10 working days.

Engage Built Right Approvals & we can guarantee the building Permit/Approval within 10 working days by providing you with the Certificate of Design Compliance (BA3) or Certificate of Building Compliance (BA18)

New Cerifications
Commercial Assesments

Building Certification

We offer building certification for residential buildings anywhere in WA! Whether its for an internal alteration, extension of the existing dwelling, or new dwelling.

We also provide Certification of commercial buildings within the South West Region (including internal fitouts).

Our team has extensive knowledge and experience with the National Construction Codes Building Code of Australia, AS3959-2009 Construction in Bushfire Prone Areas, AS1428.1 Design for Access and Mobility.

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A building surveyor that has experience in all ranges of buildings and structures, commercial office, residential mixed-use development, residential dwellings & buildings, telecommunication towers, workshops, restaurant fit-outs, office fit-outs, alterations to dwellings, you name it!

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Conveniently located

Built Right Building Approvals is conveniently located to service both the metro and South West Regional areas.

We offer quick turn-around time frames to obtain the Building Permit in 10 days.

Our service includes submission to the Permit Authority (Local Govt) at no extra cost to you!

Certificate of Compliance

  • Certificate of Design Compliance (BA3)
  • Certificate of Building Compliance (BA18)
  • Certificate of Construction Compliance (BA17)


Retrospective Building Approvals

  • Sheds/Garages
  • Patios
  • Retaining Walls
  • Carports
  • Convert  Shed (Class 10a) into dwelling (Class 1A)

To obtain the Building Approval from an existing structure with no building Permit/Approval you will need to obtain from us a Certificate of Building Compliance (BA18) and lodge to Council to obtain the Building Approval.


Rachel Thompson


Rachel has been operating Built Right Approvals as director since 2013.

A level 2 Building Surveyor contractor with 18 years industry experience Rachel knows the ins and outs of working for Local Government and the processes involved to guarantee a hassle free approval.

Neill Thompson

Bushfire Solutions

Neill is a Level 1 BPAD Consultant who’s main business is providing BAL Assessments.

He also offers his services for Bushfire Management Plans & BAL Contour Maps.

With over 10 years experience as a Captain of a Volunteer Bushfire Brigade, Neill has attended many courses on Structural Firefighting, Wildfire Behaviour, Risk management, Vegetation Classifications, Fuel Reduction & Hazard Management.

Karla White


Karla has a wealth of experience in the Buiding Industry and provides administrative support to Rachel & Neill.

She has an eye for detail and follows a systemised approach to ensure your approvals are carried out in a timely manner.

"Very pleased we dealt with Rachel. Super fast and efficient. Received hassle free approval from the Shire."​ ---- Terry & Jan ----- "We have been working closely with Built Right Approvals for about 3 years on numerous projects, the service is professional and very quick – unfaultable!"
“Rachel was professional and efficient. With a looming planning approval expiry and unexpected zoning change, Rachel’s knowledge and quick response helped us navigate through a tight deadline and avoid substantial delays and potential cost increases”
Alan Bradshaw
"Rachel and her team come second to none! Rach helps us with one /two story dwellings, commercial developments and telecommunication towers. Highly recommend her professional service, Built Right's quick turn around time frame gets us building quicker. "
"We have been using Built Right "Approvals almost exclusively for more than 4 years and have always found Rachel to be very efficient and knowledgeable in our dealings with her and always ensuring that our approvals were dealt with in a very timely manner. We have no hesitation in recommending her services and expertise as required.”

Some of the Projects
we have assisted with approval

Contact Rachel Thompson on email:

0412 980 054