Certain properties and development types may be subject to additional planning considerations. Many of these considerations are likely to have a substantial impact upon the overall design of future development and should be given careful consideration at an early stage. Some of the most common additional planning considerations are detailed below.
If your property is located in a bushfire prone area, it could impact the requirements for new buildings, building additions or redevelopment. Find out your responsibilities as a landowner.
Erosion and sediment controls should be used wherever activities disturb the soil or remove vegetation cover, which might lead to sediment leaving a site.
Find information relating to local biodiversity and requirements for vegetation removal or clearing as part of a Development Application.