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Online DAs only from January 1

The NSW Government has mandated that all Development Applications lodged with us must be through the NSW Online Planning Portal from 1 January 2021 ...

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Swim Between The Flags

Stay safe at the beach this summer by swimming between the red and yellow flags at patrolled beaches...

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Bushfire Recovery Portal

Council have created the bushfire recovery portal to ensure that the recovery process is as simple and clear as possible...

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Community Engagement Results in Stunning New Pool Designs for Woolgoolga and Sawtell

Following extensive community engagement we are proud to unveil the detailed concept designs for the upgrade of Woolgoolga and Sawtell Swimming Pools...

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Jetty Carpark Upgrade

A Fresh Green Look for the North Wall Car Park

North Wall public car park is being relocated, reconfigured and upgraded to reclaim recreation space for the community, provide more car parks and improve accessibility...

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Flood Study

Local Knowledge Needed for Flood Study

The experience and knowledge of local flooding events in the Northern Beaches is being sought from residents for a Flood Study of coastal catchments...

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Development Applications

 

The Development Framework

What is the development framework and when is approval required.

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DA Tracker

Check the progress of your Development Application, and find out about other submitted and approved Development Applications.

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Step 1 - Preparing your Development Application

Covers what information and tools are available and pre-lodgement advice.

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Step 2 - Lodging your Development Application

How to lodge your development application and what happens after you lodge..

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Step 3 - The Development Assessment Process

What happens once your Development Application is lodged including what Council must consider and helping to keep the application process efficient.

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Step 4 - Determination of Development Applications

Covers how are decisions made, who makes them, and what happens after a decision is made. You can also find information on making changes to your approved development and how to request a decision be reviewed.

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Step 5 - Construction Certificates and Subdivision Works Certificates

Includes information on construction certificates, who is an accredited certifier, what is a principal certifier and information on occupation certificates.

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Section 68 Approvals

Covers approvals of structures, water supply, sewerage, stormwater drainage work, management of waste, public roads and other activities.
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Subdivision Certificates

Information on types of subdivision, obtaining Subdivision Certificates, and Civil Works Construction Certificates.

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