The first big step! The PPA is your Preparation of Plans Agreement, or simply the first document you sign to get the process underway. This is the stage you also sign off on your specifications, initial approved plans and pricing.
This is the stage that engineers will do a survey of your block and generate the soil and footing report. Following this, your final plans will also be drafted and your final contract documents will be prepared.
This is the fun part, where you get to choose everything from your bench tops to your window and door colours. This stage involves meeting with a Pre-start consultant, who takes you through these choices and provides advice and further information.
Almost there. This is the final stage of construction. Electricity and gas will be turned on and final fittings and fixtures will be installed. At this point, there will be a Practical Completion Inspection, which identifies any final touch ups and amendments.