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Grants Open

Grants Now Open

Enviornmental Levy, MAD Green Grants, Event Grants and Community Capital Infrastructure Grants are now open...

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Build the Best Bypass

Build the Best Bypass

Coffs Harbour City Council is committed to doing everything we can to ensure the best bypass is built to meet the needs of our community...

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City Square

City Square Revitalisation

Work has started on delivering one of the key projects identified in the Coffs City Centre Masterplan with the $2.5 million revitalisation of City Square now underway...

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Celebrating 70 Years of Royal Far West Volunteers

A new exhibition highlighting 70 years of the work of the Royal Far West Children’s Health Scheme in Coffs Harbour opens at the city’s Regional Museum on Friday, March 22...

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Harmony Festival

Travel the World Without Leaving Home

Harmony Festival – Coffs Harbour’s most diverse, exciting, exotic and adventure-filled event – returns with an even more fun, tasty and imaginative programme on March 31...

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West Coffs Park

Work Begins on Major New Community Park

A relaxing green parkland that will offer fun for people of all ages and abilities – and their pets – has begun to take shape in West Coffs...

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Coffs Harbour City Council has a range of forms and applications for its services and legislative requirements. If you believe a form is missing from this page please contact the Governance section on 02 6648 4000.

Frequently Requested Forms

Request for Certificates
Development Application Forms
Construction Certificate Forms
Change of Address Form
Direct Debit Form
Water Account Adjustment (Concealed Leak)
Make a Submission on a DA
Request for Building Plans and Approvals
Quote Request Form (Building and Development Applications)

Adjoining Fences NoticeMore Info




Alcohol Free Zone ApplicationMore Info

Application for a Subdivision Certificate



Application for Pensioner ConcessionMore Info



Appointment of Principal Certifying Authority



Backflow Prevention Device RegistrationMore Info





Building Enquiry Application Form



Building Information Certificate Application Form

Burning in Residential AreasMore Info






Camping Permit Application Form

Carry out Sanitary Plumbing and Drainage Work and or Onsite Sewage Management Workmore info

Certificate of Compliance for Swimming PoolMore Info


Change of Address Notification

Change of Ownership Onsite Sewage Management System

Change of Rating Category - FarmlandMore Info

Claim for Compensation FormMore Info

Committee Membership ApplicationMore Info

Complying Development Certification Application Form

Construction Certificate Application Form



Construction Certificate Application Form - Subdivision and CivilMore Info

Development Application Form



Direct Debit Application Service AgreementMore Info



Donation Application

Driveway Application

Dual Flush Toilet Rebate ApplicationMore Info

Economic Impact Report Request

Fire Safety Certificate (Final/Interim)More Info

Fire Safety Statement (Annual)More Info

Flood Level Information Request FormMore Info



Formal Access ApplicationMore Info




Health EnquiryMore Info

Informal Access RequestMore Info

Installation of a Relocatable Home, Rigid Annexe or Associated StructureMore Info


Internal Review Application (for Access Application Only)More Info

Liquid Trade Waste Application - Class A-BMore Info

Liquid Trade Waste Application - Class CMore Info

Liquid Trade Waste for Authorised Agent ApplicationMore Info

Make a Submission on a DA

Missed Critical Stage Inspection – Class 1 and 10

Modify a Construction Certificate Application Form

Modify a Development Consent Application FormMore Info

Naming Reserves ApplicationMore info

New Lease Licence Information

New Road Name Application


Notice of Intention to Commence Work

Notice of Work Plumbing and DrainageMore Info

Notification of Food BusinessMore Info

Notification of Premises Undertaking Skin Penetration ProceduresMore Info

Notification of Public Pools and SpasMore Info

Notification of Water Cooling and Warm Water SystemsMore Info

Occupation Certificate Application

Operate a Manufactured Home Estate, Caravan Park or Camping Ground ApplicationMore Info

Operate an OSSM System ApplicationMore Info

Permanent Road Closure ApplicationMore Info

Permissibility of Dwelling Enquiry Form

Political Donations and Gifts Disclosure Statement

Private Certifying Authority

Quote Request Form (Building and Development Applications)More Info

Online form to request quote - building and development applications

Rates / Water Refund Application

Request for Building Plans and Approvals

Online form for requesting building plans and approvals

Request for CertificatesMore Info



Request to Amend Coffs Harbour LEP 2013

Request to Amend Coffs Harbour LEP-Pre-lodgement meeting

Request to Speak at Council Meeting - Public AddressMore Info

Request to speak at Council Meeting - Public ForumMore Info

Significant Tree NominationMore info

Statement of Environmental EffectsMore info

Subdivision Certificate Application

Submit content to Arts and Culture NewsletterMore Info


Transfer of Lease Licence

Transfer of Reservation (Right of Burial)


Tree Permit Applicationmore info

Undertake Stormwater Drainage Work ApplicationMore Info

Undertake Works on Public Road or Recreation ReserveMore Info


Urban Rainwater Tank AgreementMore Info

Volunteer Expression of Interest

Water Account Adjustment Application Form (Concealed Leak)More Info

Water Pressure Reading ApplicationMore Info




Water Service AgreementMore Info