Application forms, checklists, fees and information

Application forms
Fact Sheets
Fee Schedules
Other helpful information

Development Application (including form for Office of Technical Regulator and AHC's fee schedule)
Development Application Checklist

Certificate of Occupancy
Extension Request
Council Approval (where there is no entry fee or sale of alcohol)
Short Term Licence (where there is an entry fee and/or cost for alcohol)
Office of Technical Regulator (OTR) form - powerlines declaration
Wastewater (new systems, alterations and CWMS connections)


Development Application Checklist

Above ground water tank
Above ground water tank (Building Rules Consent only)
Brush fencing
Brush fencing (Building Rules Consent only)
Carport under 40sqm
Carport 40-60sqm (Residential Code Consent)
Carport over 60sqm
Commercial building additions
Demolition (Building Rules Consent only)
Dwelling alterations and additions
Dwelling alterations and additions (Building Rules Consent only)
Garage under 40sqm (Building Rules Consent only)
Garage 40-60sqm (Residential Code Consent)
Garage over 60sqm
Internal building work (Building Rules Consent only)
New dwelling
Private Bushfire Shelters (Building Rules Consent only)
Solar Panels
Solar Panels (Building Rules Consent only)
Storage and garden sheds under 40sqm (Building Rules Consent only)
Storage and garden sheds 40-60sqm (Residential Code Consent)
Storage and garden sheds over 60sqm
Swimming and spa pools
Swimming and spa pools (Building Rules Consent only)
Truss and roof frame supervisors (Regulation 74)
Underground water tanks
Verandahs under 40sqm (Building Rules Consent only)
Verandahs 40-60sqm (Residential Code Consent)
Verandahs over 60sqm


Do I need development approval?
Stages of development approval - a helpful flowchart

Change of land use
Dependent Relative Accommodation ('Granny Flat')
Development Compliance
Dwellings and dwelling additions
Farm buildings
Fences and retaining walls
Home-based businesses
Horse keeping
Horticultural land
Land division
Regulated and Significant Trees
Waste Control Systems
Watershed (Primary Production) Zone
Wind farms


Development Application fees
Wastewater fees


Notify Council of a building work stage
Certificate of Occupancy
Owner-Builder responsibilities
Lodging a CITF Levy fact sheet
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