eDevelopment provides a convenient and fast way to lodge development applications (DAs).

Applicants can upload plans and documentation, lodge additional information and amendments and see the status of their application at any time.

What services does eDevelopment offer?

You can access the following online services:

  • lodge a new development application (DA)
  • upload plans and documentation relating to your DA
  • lodge additional information as requested by the case officer (s.141)
  • lodge an amendment to an active DA (s.144)
  • lodge documents to satisfy conditions of an approval (s.165)
  • lodge an amendment to a development approval (s.197)
  • edit the existing DA form
  • view the status of your DA through its lifecycle
  • manage your company’s staff access to DAs (if you are a company administrator)
  • update your personal details (postal and email address, phone number, etc.)
  • Certifiers can lodge building approvals and amendments to building approvals.

Getting started with eDevelopment


To get started you need to register to use the system. To do this, complete the Application for Access to Electronic Services and either hand deliver or email the form together with a copy of your identification. Our customer service staff will help you with the rest of the registration process.

What will I need?

You will need an internet browser with pop-ups enabled.

Recommended browsers for eDevelopment:


More information

Environment Planning and Land Shopfront
480 Northbourne Ave, Dickson
8.30 - 4.30 Monday to Friday

Phone: 02 6207 1923
Email: epdcustomerservices@act.gov.au