Building construction Building and works permits, Report and Consent, renovation advice and handling asbestos. Planning and heritage Planning permits and processes, and protecting heritage places in Boroondara. Easements Find easements and access pits on your property, inquire about building over easements, and keeping easements and access pits clear. Flood risk Advice about flood risk, flood mapping and building on flood-prone land. Do I need a permit? The permits you need depend on the type of work you want to do.