DA Process

DA Meetings

Watch a video on our planning controls. How to apply for a DA, and book any required meetings.

Development / Planning Enquiries

Seeking advice from Council's Planning Advisors.


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

DA Consent What Next?

Here are 6 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.