Development Applications

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A new approach to assessment

Council's approach to assessing development applications

The DA Process

The development application process.

Aboriginal Land

Aboriginal heritage is the physical and cultural evidence of the use of land by Aboriginal people.


If your proposal involves work on a heritage item, moving or excavating an aboriginal relic or object, or subdivision of land that contains a heritage item, a Statement of Heritage Impact is required.

Development Contribution Plans (S94/7.11 and S94A/7.12)

Fixed fees of development applications - Section 94 Development Contribution Plans.

Off Site Tree Replacement and Deed of Agreement

An agreement with the Council to plant trees when you have been granted permission to remove a tree.

DA Submissions

Submissions are made online via DA Tracker during the Neighbour Notification period.

Clause 4.6 variations

A template for applying for variation to the development standards in Sutherland Shire Local Environmental Plan 2015.

DA Quote Pre DA Meeting DA - New Dwellings and Major Alterations DA - Minor Alterations and Swimming Pools DA - Major Residential DA - Commercial, Industrial DA - Change of Use DA - Community and Public Development DA - Subdivision DA - Advertising Signs DA - Demolition Section 4.55 or 4.56 (formerly Section 96) modification of Development Consent Section 8.2 Review of Determination of Development Application or Section 4.55 Modification Subdivision, Strata or Other Subdivision related applications Bond Release Building Certificate Foreshore Building Line (FBL) Information


DA Tracker


Appointment to Lodge a DA

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