If you're thinking of developing your property, figuring out the approvals process can be confusing. To help you understand, the City has created helpful steps below.
Simply click through the steps to learn about what you may need to consider before you start a project.
Development approval relates to land use and ensures that a development complies with the relevant local planning scheme, residential design codes (R-Codes) and other relevant legislation and policies
This step aims to help you to understand whether you need a development or a building permit for your project
We strongly recommend that you contact our experienced development services team before submitting your application. We can help save you time by enabling you to submit a successful application
You must lodge an application for planning approval before starting development or use of land within the City, unless the type of development or use is exempt from requiring planning approval
Once your project has been completed and depending on the role you have played, you will need to gather all relevant documentation for final sign off
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