Development permit for building work
  • Last updated:
  • 23 Aug 2021

For existing customers:

  • Select + Add existing applications to your list which is located on the Applications tile
  • Enter a valid application number you have previously submitted in the Reference number field
  • Enter your Date of Birth
  • Click Verify.

Provided you have used an existing number you will gain access to the development permit for building works applications, this can be confirmed by selecting + Submit a new application which is located on the Applications tile.

For new customers:

  • Select + Submit a new application which is located on the Applications tile
  • Read, then tick to agree to the terms and conditions and select Continue
  • Select Click here (located at the top banner) to request access to lodge your development permit for building works application
  • Enter any further information about your required access into the eRequest and select Submit.

Note: Only verified users can lodge development permit for building works applications. Applications attached to customer eRequests will not be accepted.

To lodge a development permit for building works application online:

  • Select + Submit a new application which is located on the Applications tile
  • Read, then tick to agree to the terms and conditions and select Continue
  • Select the type of application under the Development Permit for Building Works heading
  • Follow the application loading screens.

Refer to lodging a development application for further information.

No development permit for building works application will be created in council's system until the fee has been paid.

That will depend what stage you are at:

  • On the application form, click Cancel Application at the top left section of the screen
  • In the payment cart (prior to payment), click the red X against the application
  • If you have lodged and paid for an application by mistake, please contact council's development services.

In MyCouncil Services under the Applications & Searches menu, click View Applications.

A list of your applications (or those lodged on your behalf) will display. Basic information about the application displays.

All development permit for building works applications lodged with council can be viewed on Development.i.