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You should use this checklist when you start to prepare your works approval application document (refer to How to complete a works approval application).
It will help you work out:
Based on your answers, the system will then generate a tailored application document for you to complete whilst referring to the relevant sections of the Works approval application (publication 1658).
We have made a YouTube video to demonstrate how to use the checklist.
Questions that you must answer are greyed out and cannot be deselected.
Hover over a question to see a popup box that explains it. Follow the instructions in the popup box and answer ‘YES’ or ‘NO’.
If you are still not sure, refer to the relevant section of the Works approval application (publication 1658), as indicated in the right-hand column of the checklist, entitled ‘Guideline section’.
Enter text directly into the checklist where applicable.
After you’ve completed the checklist, click the ‘Generate documents’ button at the end of the checklist. A new page will then appear with links to the following documents:
The template includes the following information:
Page last updated on 10 Jul 2017