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Have you ever considered having a look at the services we can offer for your business?


As a privately run company with many years in the game, we can offer a quick turn around and very competitive pricings for building certification. Our office customer service is efficient and super friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. We utilize an electronic, fully systemized operation.



We would love to have a meeting with you to discuss how we can help with your building projects and the opportunity to work together.



Caloundra Building Approvals is one of South East Queensland’s most recommended building approval providers.


Since 2000 Caloundra Building Approvals has been helping builders deliver quality building projects to the community. We pride ourselves on the fact that the majority of our work comes from existing clients and referrals from past clients.


  • Residential – new builds and renovations

  • Multi-residential

  • Commercial

  • Shop fit outs

  • Demolitions

  • Consultancy

  • Field inspections

  • Energy efficiency assessments

  • Swimming pools and fences

  • Retaining walls

  • Energy assessments – level IV BERS

  • JP services


  • Retirement villages

  • Project builders

  • Subdivisions

  • Rural properties

  • Shopping centres

  • Child care centres

  • Commercial

  • Multi-residential



  • Hassle free solutions

  • Systemised office efficiency to enable vital prompt service

  • Accessible and relatable Building Certifiers  

  • Good customer relationships; we are always willing to help our clients

  • Old fashioned service with helpful, can-do, friendly staff

  • Highly competent and experienced staff


  • Many and far reaching contacts within the industry

  • Dealings with many shires and councils; from the Gold Coast through to Noosa

  • Competitively priced quoting on all jobs

  • Combined experience within the building and certifying industry of over 65 years



Bruce Milgate Certifier Caloundra Building approvals Certifier certification Sunshine coast Private certifier Council approvals

Bruce Milgate

Josh Milgate Certifier Caloundra Building approvals Certifier certification Sunshine coast Private certifier Council approvals

Josh Milgate


Bruce has been an accredited private Building Certifier for the last 14 years and has extensive experience within the building certification industry having previously been involved in numerous projects ranging from residential apartment buildings and shopping centre development to low density residential structures. During this time Bruce was employed in various building and construction related positions.

These practical experiences, combined with continued academic studies culminated in Bruce receiving his degree in Building Surveying and registration as a Building Certifier in 2002 and setting up his own practice and business here on the Sunshine Coast.

Bruce is licensed by the QBCC as a Builder Certifier (Class A) Level 2 and able to assess and approve all classes of building work.

Joshua has worked in the building industry for the past 20 years and holds a Cert 4 in Building and Construction and is also a  Building Certifier. He conducts most on- site inspections as well as managing the day to day running of the staff and office, town planning checks, energy efficiency assessments etc.


  • Associate Degree of Building Surveying, Central Queensland University

  • Residential Building Inspectors course, Master Builders Association

  • Medium rise builders license

  • Cert 4 Building and Construction

  • JP qualified

Professional Affiliations:

  • Member – Australian Institute of Building Surveyors

  • Member – Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors

  • Member – RICS



We are always looking to develop new client relationships,

so please send us an email to discuss your project.

If you would like a quote for certification for your work, please attach your plans in an email to us.

Please be advised that we cannot give quotes or advice over the phone - all requests are to be by email and no quotes can be done without a set of accompanying drafted plans for your structures.


We also require that your plans include square metres of any proposed plans and site cover as a percentage. 

Once you have your plans drawn up, please send them through for quoting.

Office Address:

155 Bulcock Street

Caloundra, QLD

Postal Address:

PO Box 135

Golden Beach Qld 4551

Email: admin@calbuild.com

Phone:  (07) 5491 4866

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Public holidays: closed

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