Development in a residential zone may be exempt. For further information please contact our Duty Planner via Customer Request on our online service to determine if your relevant development in a residential zone does/does not require a development permit for a material change of use.
Under section 46 of the Planning Act 2016, Council may provide, in limited circumstances, an exemption from a development application, if;
It is recommended that contact made with the Duty Planner to discuss if an Exemption Certificate is applicable.
Log a customer enquiry with the Duty Planner online or call (07) 4913 5000 or 1300 790 919 to make an appointment.
To lodge a request for Council to consider an exemption:
View the fact sheet on exemption certificates for more information