Subdivision Certificate - New South Wales

Service summary

You will require this certificate if you intend to subdivide a property.

Subdivision activities include:

  • The division of an existing lot into two or more lots; or
  • The consolidation of two or more existing lots that are then redivided, along new boundaries, into two or more lots; or
  • The dedication of an existing lot as a public road or as a public reserve; or
  • The setting aside of an existing lot as a drainage reserve.

Please consult the Contact Officer for further information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this approval you must be the owner of the land or any other person who has consent in writing from the owner of the land.

The application must be accompanied by the following documents:

  • A plan of the subdivision;
  • A copy of the relevant Development Consent or Complying Development Certificate;
  • A copy of the relevant Construction Certificate;
  • A copy of detailed subdivision engineering plans; and
  • A Certificate of Compliance from the relevant water supply authority.

Please consult directly with the Council for information on any eligibility requirements specific to your certificate.


As specified on the certificate.





Subdivision Certificate - Please consult directly with the Contact Officer for a copy of this document.

Administering agency

Hay Shire Council

Act(s) name

Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 (New South Wales)

Regulation(s) name

Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000 (New South Wales)

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
Hay Shire Council

Operating address:
134 Lachlan Street
NSW 2711
Mailing address:
PO BOX 141
Hay, New South Wales 2711


02 6990 1100


02 6993 1288


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