Section 94A Estimates

Section 94A Estimates / Council QS cost reports

With the ever increasing focus on costs in the construction sector, many council across New South Wales request a cost estimate prepared by a professional Quantity Surveyor who is a member of the Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (AIQS).

Generally speaking, developments costing more than $500,000 require the applicant to provide a completed cost summary for a DA, CC and CDC. This fee then enables local councils to levy contributions for the public in the way of amenities and services. These contributions are crucial in maintaining the services required for a thriving city.

Councils usually have a proforma for how they would like the estimate set out so Auswide Quantity Surveyors make it their business to understand the obligations underpinning what both the council and client require and the best way in which to approach this.

Furthermore, there are no appeal provisions in the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulations with regard to the rejection of an application. So, the onus is on you to engage Auswide Quantity Surveyors We understand the benefits of a well prepared Section 94A Estimate.

We have worked with many clients over a number of major councils for many years. Don’t be caught out submitting an understated or overstated estimate. Call Auswide Quantity Surveyors to prepare a section 94A estimate for you today and be assured that it conforms to council’s strict requirements.