Operational work is a term defined by the Planning Act 2016. It refers to work, other than building work or plumbing or drainage work, that affects a premises or the use of a premises. The range of these works may include excavating or filling, clearing vegetation, road works and infrastructure.
Properly Made Application
All Operational Works applications must meet the requirements of the Planning Act 2016 for your application to be considered properly made. If your application does not meet the criteria, Council will not commence assessment.
The following must be submitted to Council in order for your application to be considered Properly Made:
- DA Form 1 - (Note: Other forms may be applicable, dependent on the type of application)
- All Mandatory Supporting Information
- All associated and applicable plans and documents
- Bill of Quantities certified by an RPEQ
- Application Fee in accordance with Council's Fees and Charges
- Engineering Certification Report
(Please refer to the Amendment Table to see changes from previous certification reports.)
- Development Standard Conditions (under development - check back soon!)
Further information can be obtained on the Department of State Development, Infrastructure and Planning website.
During the construction phase of a development (ie. post approval), changes to design may be required. To formalise these changes, the following form must be completed and submitted to Council for approval of the change.
Operational Works - Construction Phase Change Request Form (Note: No lodgement fee required).