Building Approvals and Advice specialises in underpinning certification.


Our dedicated underpinning team understands the importance of a quick turn-around and ensures your underpinning approval can progress quickly.  We work closely with expert engineers to streamline your application.

We give our clients the opportunity to take control of their building approvals through our online portal by: 

  • Submitting your own application (allowing us to invoice right away) 

  • Checking on project status  

  • Uploading documents (certificates, photos) 

  • Downloading approval and final documents 

Documentation required to get started

  • Form 15 – Engineering 

  • Engineering plans 

  • Engineering report 

  • QBCC insurance 

  • Soil test


"Affordable Underpinning have been using the services of Building Approvals and Advice for more than 4 years. We have found this company to be very professional and friendly. The communication is of a very high level, including a database which clearly show the progress of all our jobs, which is very useful. We highly recommend Building Approvals and Advice and quite often do recommend them to our clients to use for their personal projects. If we have any concerns or problems, BA&A work with us to resolve them or even just to provide professional advice. We are very pleased with the services they provide us and look forward to using them for years to come."

Take the info with you

We've created a set of brochures for each of our services to help simplify the certification process.


Are you in the industry?

Give the underpinning brochure below to your clients to keep them informed of the underpinning certification process or contact us for a printed version to hand out at meetings. 

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