Planning Services fees and charges

Item Service Maximum Fee
1 Determination of development application (other than for an extractive industry) where the estimated cost of the development is:
(a) not more than $50,000 $147.00
(b) more than $50,000 but not more than $500,000 0.32% of the estimated cost of development
(c) more than $500,000 not not more than $2.5 million $1,700 + 0.257% for every $1 in excess of $500,000
(d) more than $2.5 million but not more than $5 million $7,161 + 0.206% for every $1 in excess of $2.5 million
(e) more than $5 million but not more than $21.5 million $12,633 + 0.123% for every $1 in excess of $5 million
(f) more than $21.5 million $34,196
(g) retrospective approval If the development has been commenced or been carried out, an additional amount, by way of penalty, that is twice the amount payable for determination of the application under paragraph (a), (b), (c), (d), (e) or (f)
2 Application for Home Business:
(a) initial fee $222.00 and, if the Home Business has commenced, an additional amount of twice that fee by way of penalty
(b) renewal fee $73.00 and, if the Home Business has expired, an additional amount of twice that fee by way of penalty
3 Application for Bed and Breakfast (including renewal) Refer to fees for Item 1(a) above
4 Application for Change of Use or for Change of Continuation of a Non-Conforming Use where item 1 does not apply $295.00 and, if the change of use or the alteration or extension or change of the non-conforming use has commenced, an additional amount of twice this fee by way of penalty
5 Application for signage $147.00 for Development Application (if less than $50,000)
6 Application to amend or cancel a development application $295.00
7 Provision of subdivision clearance:
(a) not more than 5 lots $73.00 per lot
(b) more than 5 lots but not more than 195 lots $73.00 per lot for the first 5 lots and then $35.00 per lot
(c) more than 195 lots $7,393
8 Application for Certificate of Approval for strata plan of re-subdivision or consolidation (Form 24):
Number of allotments between 1 – 5 lots $656.00 plus $65 per lot
Number of allotments between 6 – 100 lots $981.00 plus $43.50 per lot in excess of 5 lots
Number of allotments in excess of 100 lots The application fee is capped at 100 lots. The maximum fee payable is $5,113
9 Licences – Liquor Licence:
Section 40 Town Planning Certificate $147.00
10 Issue of written planning advice $73.00