What is a Development Application

Most fitout work in NSW will begin with a building approval process and in this video, I would like to discuss the Development Application, or DA. As most projects will typically involve some form of renovation, demolition or construction, in consultation with Council or other building professionals like Town Planner, we will [...]

By | 2017-03-07T12:36:50+00:00 November 23rd, 2015|Videos|0 Comments

What is an Occupation Certificate?

  In this short video, I am going to talk about Occupation Certificates. I will explain what they are, why they are required and who issues them. An Occupation Certificate is issued under the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 and permits an individual to occupy and make use of a new building, [...]

By | 2017-03-07T12:36:50+00:00 November 23rd, 2015|Videos|0 Comments

What is a Construction Certificate?

  In this brief video, I am going to explain what is a Construction Certificate and talk about why and when it may be required for your upcoming project. If you received development consent after submitting a DA to Council, you need a Construction Certificate before work can begin on your project. If [...]

By | 2017-03-07T12:36:50+00:00 November 23rd, 2015|Videos|0 Comments

What is a Complying Development Certificate?

All building approvals in NSW are based on the development rules under Council’s Local Environmental Plan and the relevant State planning policies. There are essentially two main types of building approvals, a Development Application or DA and the Complying Development Certificate, also referred to as CDC. In this short video, I am [...]

By | 2017-03-07T12:36:50+00:00 November 23rd, 2015|Videos|0 Comments

Design & Construct Services

A specialist fitout company such as Sydney Commercial Interiors & Fitouts, is able to provide you with a complete Commercial Office Design And Construct service that takes care of the entire project. Starting with a conceptual design and carrying it through the construction stage to successful completion! In order to provide such [...]

By | 2017-03-07T12:36:50+00:00 February 16th, 2015|Videos|0 Comments

Fire Services In A Commercial Fitout

One of the most important elements of a commercial fitout, is the correct installation and maintenance of Fire Services. This is an area that involves qualified fire services specialists and is subject to strict regulations. These regulations are issued by the Australian Standards & Building Code Of Australia and include Standards of [...]

By | 2017-03-07T12:36:50+00:00 November 4th, 2014|Videos|0 Comments

Office Walls: What Are Your Choices?

When it comes to Office Fitouts, one of the major considerations are the Office Walls. Most projects will involve moving some walls and partitioning existing spaces. Your ultimate choice of which type of Office Walls to use in these situations, will often determine how functional, how attractive and how productive will the [...]

By | 2017-03-07T12:36:50+00:00 September 22nd, 2014|Videos|0 Comments

Air Conditioning In Your Office

One of the most important elements of an office fitout, is the Air Conditioning inside your office space. I will say at the outset that this work MUST be done by specialist Air Conditioning contractors and that the work must adhere to appropriate Australian Standards and be properly certified. This, of course, is [...]

By | 2017-03-07T12:36:50+00:00 July 5th, 2014|Videos|0 Comments

Commercial Office Joinery

Almost every Office Fitout will involve some joinery work. Naturally, when you contract a specialist Office Fitout company, they will include this as part of their overall service. Let’s look at some of the basics associated with Office Joinery... When we’re talking about Office Joinery, it generally includes things like Desks, Work [...]

By | 2017-03-07T12:36:51+00:00 June 2nd, 2014|Videos|0 Comments

What Is CDC And Reasons You Need It!

When planning a commercial fitout, you will often hear about the need for CDC, which stands for Complying Development Certificate. This is a required certification under the State Environmental Planning Policy and is designed to provide compliance with a number of environmental and safety codes. There is a misconception with some people, [...]

By | 2017-03-07T12:36:51+00:00 April 21st, 2014|Videos|0 Comments