Planning & Development

Bushfire Affected Residents Update

DA fees will be waived for residents whose homes, utbuildings and businesses have been lost or rendered uninhabitable in the bushfire emergency. For further details visit our Response and Recovery page.

 

 

Development Forms and Information A-Z

Adjoining Property Owner Details - Request Form

Development Applications

Due to the ongoing risk of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), Council will moving towards online lodgement of Development Applications and will be accepting them by mail until COB Friday 27 March 2020. Site inspections will be by appointment only.

Online Maps

Council has created an interactive online mapping system for the public to access information about our local area.

Heritage Conservation

Heritage consists of those things we want to keep that give us a sense of the past and of our cultural identity. It is the things we want to protect and pass on to future generations so that they too will understand what came before them (NSW Heritage Office, 1999).

Local Planning Panel

From March 2018, the NSW Government introduced legislation requiring most Council's to establish Local Planning Panels. A Local Planning Panel, also known as an Independent Hearing and Assessment Panel (IHAP), is a panel of three independent expert members and a community member who undertake the following functions:

Pre-DA consultation

Consider applying for a pre-DA consultation as it could save you time, money and a lot of frustration.