Development Approval

A community unlike any other

Explore inspiring articles, discover events, connect with locals and learn more about Coffs Harbour City Council.

COVID-19

COVID-19

You can find information on current changes to our programs, services and facilities, necessitated by precautions introduced in the face of the Coronavirus pandemic here...

Read more
Library Online

Online Services

Our Customer Service Centre is temporarily closed however you can still use a range of our online services...

Read more
Disaster Revocery

Bushfire Recovery Portal

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

Read more
View all news

Latest News

Bushfire Recovery

Help Shape The Future of Our Region

A draft strategy that will help shape the way Council manages the planning opportunities created by the community’s changing needs over the next 20 years is now out for public comment...

Read more
Woolgoolga

Coronavirus – Coffs Locals Thanked for Cooperation

To help minimise the spread of Coronavirus, local playgrounds, skate parks and outdoor exercise equipment is being made off limits, and there are changes to Lifeguard Services....

Read more
Business Support

Local Business Support Plan Announced

A support package to help alleviate the impacts of the Coronavirus pandemic on local businesses and the community was put forward by Coffs Harbour Mayor...

Read more
View all news

Development Approval

Development Applications 

Development Applications

Information on the development approval process in Coffs Harbour.

Read more
DA Tracker 

DA Tracker

Check the progress of your DA, and find out about other submitted and approved DA's.

Read more
Types of Development 

Types of Development

Definitions of types of development.

Read more
Obtaining Approval to Build 

Obtaining Approval to Build

Everything you need to know to help you gain approval to build.

Read more
Building and Development FAQs 

Building and Development FAQs

Find the answers to all your questions.

Read more
Building and Development Forms 

Building and Development Forms

The forms you need to help you through the development process.

 Read more
Section 68 Approvals 

Section 68 Approvals

Information about ancillary works such as connection to Council's water supply or sewer system.

Read more