Development Approval - City of Mount Gambier - South Australia

Description

You will need this approval if you intend to undertake any development. Development includes, but is not limited to:

  • a change in the use of land
  • building work
  • the division of an allotment
  • the construction or alteration of a road, street or thoroughfare on land
  • prescribed mining operations on land.

Depending on your proposed development, your application may also need planning consent and/or building consent.

  • Planning consents are assessed against the Planning Rules (Planning and Design Code)
  • Building consents are assessed against the Building Rules (Building Code of Australia, Regulations and Ministerial building standards).

Service type

Licence

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

Exemptions

Please note that some developments, such as garden sheds, solar panels, or decks, may be exempt.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Development approval is valid for 3 years.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please contact your council for information on forms to be submitted.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Development Application Form - PDF (Opens in new window)

Other resources

Lodgement process

Apply

You must submit a completed and signed development application form. You may also need to provide an electricity declaration form and a site plan.

Additional information

Further consents may be needed as part of your development application. These consents include:

  • provisional development plan consent
  • provisional building rules consent
  • division of land consent
  • division of law (strata plan or community title) consent
  • building over a public place consent.

Administering agency

City of Mount Gambier

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Civic Centre

City of Mount Gambier

Operating address: Civic Centre
10 Watson Terrace
Mount Gambier, South Australia 5290
Mailing address: PO BOX 56
Mount Gambier, South Australia 5290
Phone: 08 8721 2555
Email: city@mountgambier.sa.gov.au
Website: City of Mount Gambier (Opens in new window)