How Development Applications are Assessed

The following steps are carried out to assess a Development Application:

  1. An initial application review

  2. Allocation to an Assessment Officer

  3. Referrals to applicable expert bodies - if required

  4. Advertising or notification to potentially affected properties

  5. Detailed assessment, including consideration of referral comments and public submissions

  6. Approval or refusal of your Development Application.

Details of the Determination of Applications can be found at Online Application Tracking.

If you are dissatisfied with the outcome of an assessment, you can learn more about requesting a review

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