Building and construction for natural disasters

Find information for building cyclone shelters, as well as for construction and repairs following floods.


Repairing a house after a flood

Information about carrying out repairs on a building after floods, including tips to make the property more resilient in the future.

Building and planning approvals after floods

You may need specific approvals from your local government to carry out repair and construction work on a building after floods.

Cyclone shelter design and maintenance

Read the design guidelines buildings need to meet to be identified as a cyclone shelter in Queensland.

Prepare your construction business for disasters

Learn how to prepare your construction business for disasters, including how to best respond, recover and communicate to get back on track sooner.