Publicly available information

These documents are: 

1. Information about Council

2. Plans and Policies

  • Local Policies adopted by Council concerning approvals and orders
  • Plans of Management for Community Land; and
  • Environmental Planning Instrument, Development Control Plan

3. Information about Development Applications

Development Applications and any associated documents received in relation to a proposed development, eg:

  • Home Warranty Insurance documents;
  • Construction Certificates;
  • Occupation Certificates;
  • Structural Certification Documents;
  • Town Planner Reports;
  • Submissions received on Development Applications;
  • Heritage Consultant Reports;
  • Tree Inspections Consultant Reports;
  • Land Contamination Consultant Reports;
  • Records of decisions on Development Applications including decisions on appeals; and
  • Records describing the general nature of documents that Council decides to exclude from public view after application of public interest test considerations. 

4. Approvals, Orders and Other Documents

  • Applications for approvals under part 7 of the LGA;
  • Applications for approvals under any other Act and any associated documents received;
  • Records of approvals granted or refused, any variation from Council Policies with reasons for the variation, and decisions made on appeals concerning approvals;
  • Orders given under Part 2 of Chapter 7 of the LGA, and any reasons given under section 136 of the LGA;
  • Orders given under the Authority of any other Act;
  • Records of Building Certificates under the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979;
  • Plans of land proposed to be compulsorily acquired by Council;
  • Compulsory Acquisition Notices; and
  • Leases and Licenses for use of Public Land classified as Community Land.

Copies of documents provided are given for information purposes only and are provided by Council to meet its requirements under relevant legislation.  Copyright laws still apply to each document.  The copyright-owner's consent is required if any part of the document is used for any other purpose.