‘Open access information’ is information we must make publicly available free of charge on our website. Where this is not possible, you can apply for the information for free by making an informal request.
You can also inspect and copy open access information free of charge at our Customer Service Centre (photocopying/ printing charges may apply if the information is unavailable online).
The following open access information is available online:
Use Council’s DA Tracking Tool to access the status of DAs.
Not all DA information is online. To access approvals/determinations, plans, statements of environmental effects, consultant reports, submissions, old DA information or any other information you can’t find, please visit our Customer Service Centre or complete a request for DA/planning information form and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org
Strategic planning information is available here.
Council’s Disclosure Log is a record of information about formal Access Applications to Council that would be of interest to other members of the public, in accordance with the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (“GIPA Act”). Details are entered into the Disclosure Log when the access application has been decided and any review time limits have expired, updates will be posted on website quarterly. Access to information is available by contacting Council.
Council’s Information Guide details the various kinds of information held by Council, as well as the ways in which it can be accessed. It also describes the structure and functions of Council, as well as the ways in which members of the public can participate in Council decision-making.