Development application information pack


Check the Territory Plan to see if your proposed development is prohibited, exempt from approval or requires development approval.

If your development requires approval it may need to be assessed in one of the following:

If you have further questions, you can seek pre-application information by applying for pre-application written advice, which requires payment of a fee.


Fill in the appropriate development application form and lodge your application with us.

Post-development application

If you do not agree with our decision about your application, you may have rights to lodge an application for reconsideration.

Further information

Contact us if you have any questions.

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