What does a Building Surveyor do?
I have been employed in the Building Approval industry since 1992. In social situations, I find it quite amusing how often people look at me strangely after I have answered their question; “what I do you do for a living? “Building Surveyor” I reply and then watch their expressions. Generally speaking, the average Victorian has no idea what a Building Surveyor is. If you reply “Building Inspector” they seem to have a better understanding, but “Building Surveyor”, not a clue, “oh, you’re the guys that stand on the side of the road ... read more
Summer Pool Safety Tip
As the summer holiday season is fast approaching, it’s the perfect time to enjoy a good splash in the pool to cool off and have fun. Whilst it’s great to enjoy your time around a swimming pool, it is also important to ensure that you are aware of current pool safety requirements. To help you better understand the risks around swimming pools, we have prepared a list of simple tips to make sure your children are as safe as possible this summer ... read more
Why Choose Nicholson Wright
Nicholson Wright have been in the Private Building Surveyor game since its inception in 1996. During this time, we have established streamlined and cost-effective systems for processing building permit applications, issuing building permits, requesting further information, conducting inspections, giving friendly, timely and accurate advice, and then issuing Final Certificates and Occupancy Permits ... read more