Subdivision Certificate - New South Wales


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.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount
Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Other, Co-operative, Incorporated Association $60.00

Administering agency

Hay Shire Council

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries Officer

Operating address: 134 Lachlan Street
NSW 2711
Mailing address: PO BOX 141
Hay, New South Wales 2711
Phone: 02 6990 1100
Fax: 02 6993 1288
Website: Hay Shire Council (Opens in new window)