Development Approval - Whyalla City Council - 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 by the Local Council, Council Assessment Panel, State Commission Assessment Panel, or a planning consultant in some cases.
  • 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

Some exemptions may apply, contact your local council for more information.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the council 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 the council for information on fees to be submitted.

Other resources

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

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

Additional 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

Whyalla City Council

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 Building

Whyalla City Council

Operating address: Darling Terrace
Whyalla SA 5600
Mailing address: PO Box 126
Whyalla SA 5600
Phone: 0886403444
Fax: 0886450155
Email: customer.service@whyalla.sa.gov.au
Website: https://www.whyalla.sa.gov.au/page.aspx?u=774 (Opens in new window)