DA Process
All DAs must now be lodged at: https://www.planningportal.nsw.gov.au/onlineDA

The DA Process

From 1 January 2021, All DAs must now be lodged via the NSW Planning Portal.

DA Enquiries & Meetings

Enquire, seek development advice, setup a helpful meeting. How to apply for a DA.


Development Applications (DA) and the questions most frequently asked about them.

DA Consent What Next?

Six simple steps to follow after you have obtained consent.

DA Submission FAQ

Frequently asked questions about a DA Notification or DA Submission.

DA Political Donations Disclosure

Procedures and information about DA political donations and gifts, and their disclosure as well.

Private Certifier Information

Accredited professionals check that a DA complies with standards and regulations.

North Sydney Local Planning Panel

State-mandated Determining Body, with authority to consider and determine DAs and other planning matters.

Design Excellence Panel

Meetings assess and encourage high quality architecture and best practice urban design.