Coming soon – lodge your development application (DA) online

Woman using computerFrom 14 April 2020, all development applications must be lodged online through the NSW Planning Portal. Manage your development application in your own time, in your own home online. Communicate with Council all through the Planning Portal.

This change applies to:

  • Development Applications;

  • Applications to Modify Consents (s4.55 applications);

  • Review of Determination (s8.2 applications);      

  • Construction Certificates;

  • Complying Development Certificates and  

  • Subdivision Certificates.

Applications for Building Information Certificates and Privately Issued Certificates are to be sent via email to or to PO Box 8 Bankstown NSW 1885.
NSW Government Logo
For more information, please refer to our
Planning and Building Application Lodgement Guide at or contact our Duty Planner on 9707 9000.



Development Applications ApplicationsThe Development Application (DA) process explains how to prepare a DA, providing a simple, step-by-step guide.
e-Planning our one-stop-shop online service allowing developers and the general public to access information.
Connective City 2036 City 2036A City of this scale needs a sophisticated, considered plan to guide how it will grow and change – a plan that brings together all the critical elements of a city.
Maintenance and Capital Works and Capital WorksOur Maintenance and Capital Works interactive maps is here to help you find out about the work happening near you.
Certification issue certificates for development compliance, construction, occupation, zoning, flooding, swimming pools and so much more.
Planning and building forms and building formsThe forms listed here will assist you in preparing your Development Application (DA).
Planning for the city for the cityOur vision is to be a thriving centre of Greater Sydney. We enjoy great services and facilities, as well as quality infrastructure and more.
Planning controls and policies controls and policiesThinking about building or developing in the city, or just want to find out more about the key planning documents that apply to your neighbourhood? We have a number of planning documents.