Planning and Development
Application and Registration Forms
Application forms for Council services such as building inspections, development applications, tree management, garbage, dog registrations, rates and more.
The Hills Development Control Plan 2012 applies to the Shire and is used by applicants and Council to guide the preparation and assessment of development applications.
Online access to applications including Development Applications (DAs) and Planning Proposals - track the progress of an application from lodgement through to determination.
Engineering specification documents setting out The Hills Shire Council's requirements for engineering design and the construction of subdivision and other development works.
Fact sheets provide guidance on such topics as planning to lodge a Development Application and resolving disputes.
Information includes fire prevention, fire safety upgrading, fire safety certificates, annual safety statements.
Includes information about fibro and asbestos for renovators, food regulations, hairdressing/beauty salons, and sewage management systems.
Information about heritage listing, researching your home’s heritage, Development Control Plan and Local Environment Plan impact on heritage properties.
Major roadwork projects, new parks and reserves or community buildings, major transport projects.
The Hills Local Environmental Plan 2012 is the principal planning instrument affecting land use within the Shire.
Lists major plans which are currently on public exhibition.
Includes Bush Fire Prone Land Maps, Local Environmental Plan (including maps) and Development Contributions.