As per Council’s exhibited Fees and Charges, effective from 1 July 2022, The Hills Shire Council is now ‘cashless’ and no longer accepts payments by cash or cheque at any of its facilities.
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Is your construction project exempt from the Development Application (DA) process or does it require a Council DA?
How and where to lodge a Development Application (DA) online, the determination process & who to talk to for more information.
An archive of Development Applications both Received and Determined (updated weekly).
Need advice about Council regulations that might affect your building or development project? Book a building and development appointment with a Council Development Advisor.
Council's Online Services & Enquiry System allows you to track Development Applications and other applications including planning proposals and building certificates.
Information on Development Application Assessment and the Development Application tracking system.
Use this form to make a submission on a Development Application.
Information on how to 'Have your Say' on a Proposed Development Application.
The Hills Shire Council provides a range of decision making processes within the planning and development assessment process.
Business Papers and Minutes for DAU meetings.
Hills Certifiers - professionally qualified & accredited Building Surveyors.
A driveway application is required for each footpath/gutter crossing or point of vehicular access to a property.
Pool registration, compliance certificate, installation and fencing requirements.
Information subdividing land and subdivision specifications.
Information on heritage and planning information.
Use effective waste strategies to reduce landfill.
Download Fact Sheets on Development Applications, for Residents, for Business, on Swimming Pools.