Nathan Harris

Building Certifier

nathan_harrisNathan began his career in building surveying in 1990, and has completed recognised post graduate qualifications in town planning , fire safety design, and disability access.

Nathan has extensive experience and knowledge in all matters pertaining to the BCA and related building legislation. Nathan’s skills and experience ensure that clients are provided with sound advice and direction in the areas of development in building consent matters and fire and life safety issues relating to the building design.

Nathan is based in the Brisbane office and is responsible for assisting the Building Regulations functions within QLD, NSW and ACT. Nathan’s goal is to assist in further development of BCA Certifiers and expand on his knowledge and expertise in the industry.

Nathan has been involved in the building surveying profession for over 28 years, and has gained a diverse range of experience with both government and private industry operations. Nathan’s experience spans from small to large domestic residential developments, large industrial complexes, health buildings, shopping centres, sporting complexes, multi-storey office and government buildings.


Australian Institute of Building Surveyors – Member
Master Builders Association – Member
Fire Protection Association Australia – Corporate Member
Housing Institute of Australia – Member


Bachelor of Applied Science Environment Health (Major Studies in Building Surveying)
Grad Diploma in Applied Science Fire Safety Design
Grad Diploma in Urban and Regional Planning
Certificate in Access Appraisal – Buildings – IATA


Member Australian Institute of Building Surveyors (QLD Division and National)


Accredited L1  Certifier – Class ‘A’ QLD with Development Approval Endorsement.