Planning & Subdivision Fees

Fees can be paid at the Council’s Customer Service Centre during business hours. Please contact us directly with additional questions.

Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 19932018-19 Fee (# INCLUDES GST)

PLANNING SCHEME AMENDMENT

Planning Scheme Amendment Fee (Section 33 of LUPAA)(plus any applicable TPC costs)$3,000.00 or 0.012% of estimated project construction cost which ever is greater to a maximum $18,000, plus Planning Scheme Amendment Advertising Fee (25% refund if Scheme Amendment is not initiated pursuant to section 34 of LUPAA)
Application for Planning Scheme Amendment and Development Application (Combined Application under Section 43A of LUPAA) and applicable Development Assessment Fee and Advertising Notification Fee plus any applicable TPC costsSame Fees as Planning Scheme Amendment Fee for Section 33 Application plus Applicable Development Application Fee (-10%) and Advertising Notification Fee
Urgent Amendment Application Fee: Section 30I(A) of LUPAA $1,030
Application Fee - Minor amendment to Permit - Section 43K of LUPAA$368
Substantial Commencement Assessment Fee: Section 43I(4A) of LUPAA$309

USE AND DEVELOPMENT (NOT FOR CHANGE OF USE) - Development assessment fee is based on the estimated project costs: Sections 57 or 58 of LUPAA (+ Advertising/notification fees, as applicable)

Preliminary Planning Assessment / No Permit Required$150
Advertising / Notification Fee (Section 57 of LUPAA)$270 (#)
Advertising Notification Fee ( Scheme Amendment + Level 2 Activity: Environmental Management and Pollution Control Act 1994)$900 (#)

Permitted or Discretionary Use or Development

Residential Alterations including Ancillary Unit, Extensions, Outbuildings (Section 58 of LUPAA)$300
Single Residential Dwelling - Permitted Use or Development (Section 58 of LUPAA)$375
Residential Alterations including Ancillary Unit, Extensions, Outbuildings (Section 57 of LUPAA), plus Adv Fee$400
Single Residential Dwelling - Discretionary Use or Development (Section 57 of LUPAA), plus Adv Fee$600

Other Use and/or Development, plus adv fee if discretionary

Estimated Value: 0 to $75,000 $515
Estimated Value: $75,001-$1,000,000$732
Estimated Value: $1,000,001-$2,000,000 $1,500
Estimated Value: $2,000,001-$3,500,000 $3,000
Estimated Value: $3,500,001-$5,000,000 $6,000
Estimated Value: $5,000,001-$10,000,000 $12,000
Estimated Value: Over $10,000,000 $18,000

CHANGE OF USE OR PARTIAL CHANGE OF USE

Change of use - No development - Permitted (Section 58 of LUPAA)$330
Change of use - No Development - Discretionary (Section 57 of LUPAA), plus Adv Fee$465

SIGNAGE

Permitted Application Sign(s) (Section 58 of LUPAA)$155
Discretionary Application Sign(s) (Section 57 of LUPAA)$310

SECTION 56 APPLICATION FEE - MINOR AMENDMENT TO PERMIT

Request to amend Permit conditions for Permitted Applications (Section 56 of LUPAA), plus, for Use or Development exceeding $200,000 in project value or Subdivisions of any value, 10% of the original application invoiced fee including the original advertising costs. $290
Request to amend Permit conditions for Discretionary Applications (Section 57 of LUPAA), plus, for Use or Development exceeding $200,000 in project value or Subdivisions of any value, 10% of the original application invoiced fee including the original advertising costs. $350
Application for Extension of time to commence Permit (Section 53 of LUPAA), plus, for Use or Development exceeding $200,000 in project value or Subdivisions of any value, 10% of the original application invoiced fee including the original advertising costs. $300

PART 5 AGREEMENT (SECTION 71 OF LUPAA)

Part 5 Agreement Lodgement Fee$360
Part 5 Agreement - Council Drafting Fee (plus Lodgement Fee) $1,000
Amendment to Part 5 Agreement Fee: Section 75 (plus Lodgement Fee)$309
End Part 5 Agreement Application Fee: Section 74(3)$155

SUBDIVISIONS AND BOUNDARY ADJUSTMENTS Discretionary Applications

Subdivision Applications & Applications for re-organisation of property boundaries (plus Advertising Fee) (Section 57 of LUPAA)$650
Plus, per lot including balance lot for
subdivisions
$100
Plus Advertising Fee (Section 57 of LUPAA)$270 (#)

MINOR BOUNDARY ADJUSTMENTS

Minor boundary adjustment (Part C.9 - Clause 9.3.1 of HVIPS 2015)$350

SEALING OF FINAL PLAN

Subdivisions or Boundary Adjustment Application Site Inspection Fee (Section 89) to review compliance with Planning Permit condition(s) prior to sealing plan, plus, 10% of the original application invoiced fee including the original advertising costs. $165
Sealing of Final Plan (per final plan) (Section 89 of LGBMP)(plus Land Titles Office fees)$361
Plus per lot including balance lot$40
Certificate of Non- Application of Subdivision Requirements Fee (Section 90)$309

SEALED PLAN AMENDMENT

Petition to Amend a Sealed Plan Application Fee (Section 103)$338
- Hearing Costs $1,030
Exemption Application Fee (Section 115) (Includes application for exemption and certification of plan)$650
Plus per lot including balance lot$100

ADHESION ORDER

Adhesion Order Application Fee (Section 110)$309
Discharge of Adhesion Order (Section 110)$309

SUBSTANTIAL COMMENCEMENT / COMPLIANCE

Certification of Substantial Commencement; plus, for Use or Development exceeding $200,000 in project value or Subdivisions of any value, 10% of the original application invoiced fee including the original advertising costs. $165
Pre-lodgement Certification for Sealed Plan or Strata Addresses Planning Permit, plus, for Use or Development exceeding $200,000 in project value or Subdivisions of any value, 10% of the original application invoiced fee including the original advertising costs. $165
Substantial Commencement Inspection Fee (per Inspection)$165 (#)

ADDITIONAL INSPECTIONS

Additional Inspection - Inspection fee to review non-compliance with Planning Permit Condition(s) (per inspection)$165 (#)

STRATA TITLES ACT 1998

Certificate or approval for Strata Plan Application Fee: Section 30 of Strata Titles Act 1998$361
Plus per unit$132
Amendment, Consolidation and Cancellation to Strata Plan (Section 30 of Strata Titles Act 1998)$258
Staged Strata Application Fee (Section 36)$309
Plus per stage$155
Inspection Fee (per Inspection)$165 (#)
Variation of Staged Development Scheme Application Fee (Section 42) (+ Inspection Fee where required)$258
Inspection Fee (per Inspection)$165 (#)
Certificate of approval in principle of Community Development Scheme Application Fee (Section 53)$309
Plus per stage$155
Variation of Community Development Scheme Application Fee (Section 58)(+ Inspection Fee where required)$258
Inspection Fee (per Inspection)$165 (#)

MISCELLANEOUS FEES

Miscellaneous Fee - Hard copy lodgement & handling of plans & documents, per Document$15 (#)
Sealing of documentation: Sealing of documentation not listed elsewhere on this schedule, including cancellation of Council Seal$258 (#)

PLANNING COMPLIANCE

Any Application seeking to authorise non approved use or development undertaken or operating without prior approval under the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993Fees applicable are double applicable Application fees (plus advertising fee where applicable)

DEVELOPMENT ENGINEERING

Development/Subdivision Fees - Approval of an engineering plan for works for compliance with the requirements of a Planning Permit (whether works are to be taken over by Council or not)2% of the contract value of the construction works or 2% of the estimated cost of the engineering works as prepared by the Consulting Engineer if a contract has not been let
Minimum $600.00
Inspection Fee for all subdivision inspection requirements including per hold point$165 (#)
Additional Inspection Fee$165 (#)
Additional Engineering inspection(s) due to incomplete work$165 (#)
Permit to carry out works in a road reservation$200 (#)

Crossover Deposit

Building works adjacent to sealed road $1,090
Building works adjacent to gravel road$271

Community Infrastructure Contribution

Per dwelling, Unit or Lot created (Stormwater works) $1,355

Stormwater

Stormwater Conection Application Fee, plus Eng Inspection Fee$90
Engineer Inspection Fee$165 (#)
Storm Water connection (provided by Council)
-Standard 100mm (Main at Frontage) per connection$1348 (#)
-Non-Standard ConnectionAt Cost (#)
In all cases the connection fees are to be paid to council in full prior to the connection being provided