How long will approval take?

Development Applications that do not require approval by the Regional Assessment Panel (RAP) usually take up to 6 weeks to process (providing the required information has been submitted).

Applications that do not comply within the guidelines may be submitted to the Regional Assessment Panel.  Meetings of the Panel occur on an as need basis.  The public are welcome to attend the meetings.

Non-complying development or Category 2 or 3 developments required Council to undertake public consultation and may take up to 6 months for approval.

Documentation Required

Development Application Form

Development - Fees and Charges at a glance 

Declaration of Applicant Under Electricity Act 1996

Information Sheet- Building safely near powerlines(2036 kb)

On-Site Waste Water Application(474 kb)