What makes an application complete?

There are 4 easy steps to preparing and lodging a development application.

1. Talk to Council staff

Talk to our staff about development controls, policies and standards that need to be addressed for your site and development

2. Book a Pre-Application Meeting (PAM)

A PAM is recommended for major residential development and mixed-use development, commercial and industrial development, large scale subdivision, boarding house development, child care centres and educational facilities, and other large-scale development.

Book a PAM

3. Prepare the required plans, drawings and documentation for your development

Refer to the relevant development type for information on what is required to be submitted. Stage 4 - Apply for a certificate or application

4. Lodge your development application via the NSW Planning Portal

Lodge your application through the via the NSW Planning Portal.

You will receive an invoice from us to pay the required fees. The fees are to be paid within 7 days. Failure to pay the required fees may result in delays to the lodgement of your application or rejection of the application.