Dangerous buildings

What is a dangerous building and how to report an issue or concern?

What is a dangerous building?

A building is a danger to members of the public and includes:

  • loose or falling roof tiles
  • walls or fences that are in danger of collapse
  • unstable chimneys
  • larger buildings that become unstable

Report a dangerous building

You can report a dangerous building or structure directly to us 24 hours a day.

Contact Customer Services Monday to Friday between 8:45am and 1pm excluding public holidays.

Contact Building Standards at all other times.

Last modified on 9 February 2022