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Water Main Flushing

Water Mains Flushing

A major water mainsflushing program will be carried out on the water mains in certain locations over the coming weeks...

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LG IT Conference

LG IT Conference

Coffs Harbour City Council are organising the 21st Local Government Information Technology Conference from 28 - 30 November 2018.

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Place Score

Place Score - How does your place rate?

Coffs Harbour City Council is seeking community opinion about what makes our places and precincts unique...

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EL Funding

Second Round of EL Funds Allocated

More than $131,600 in Environmental Levy (EL) grants has been given to nine local organisations in the final round of this year’s EL programme...

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Jetty4Shores Project Wins Top Excellence Award

The NSW Minister for Local Government’s 2018 Award for Innovation in Local Government Engineering has been won by Coffs Harbour’s Jetty4Shores Project...

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No Progress on Joint Organisation Request

Despite making numerous representations to local State Members, the Minister for Local Government and the Deputy Premier of NSW, Coffs Harbour, Nambucca Shire and Clarence Valley councils...

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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

Adjoining Fences NoticeMore Info




Alcohol Free Zone ApplicationMore Info

Annual Supplementary Fire Safety Statement FormMore Info

Application for a Subdivision Certificate



Application for Pensioner ConcessionMore Info



Appointment of Principal Certifying Authority



Backflow Prevention Device RegistrationMore Info





Building Certificate Application Form

Building Enquiry 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

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

Fire Safety Certificate FormMore 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

Rates / Water Refund Application

Request for CertificatesMore Info



Request for Certificates (CHCC Debtors Use Only)

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 Effects

Subdivision Certificate Application

Transfer of Lease Licence

Transfer of Reservation (Right of Burial)


Tree Permit Applicationmore info

Undertake or Modify Sanitary Plumbing and Drainage and On-site Sewage Management System 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