Provisional Development Plan Consent - City of Mount Gambier - South Australia

Description

Persons wishing to undertake any form of development require development plan consent. Each proposal is assessed to ensure it conforms with the relevant development plan for the proposed location of the development. The development plan sets out provisions in relation to the design and location of development and contains zoning and design criteria. Development means building work, a change in the use of land, subdivisions, work in relation to State or local heritage places which could materially affect the heritage value of the place, prescribed mining operations, the forming of certain levees or mounds, coastal protection works, display of certain advertising signs and excavation or filling of land in prescribed zones. The Council's Development Assessment Planel is generally the decision maker for applications.

Service type

Licence

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

Exemptions

You will not need provisional development plan consent for the following work:

  • Advertising signs
  • Council works
  • Land division (a single allotment into two allotments)
  • Sundry minor operations 
  • Use of land and buildings 
  • Demolition of buildings

Duration

Once off. The consent is generally valid for 12 months, on the provision that a Building Application is lodged within that time frame. An extension of time may be granted.

Fees

Application fees vary depending on nature and scale of development.

Forms

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

Approval time

The approval time for your development plan consent varies depending on what classification your development falls under. Please contact your local cancel for more information.

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)