This development permit (DP) enquiry service provides potential applicants with early feedback and guidance on proposals to help make a complete and successful development permit application submission.
Staff will help you identify:
- High-level design and technical challenges and provide advice and direction on form of development, variances, relaxations, and areas of discretion within City zoning and development regulations
- Input from other key departmental review groups
The objective is to support project readiness and certainty in advance of submission of a development permit application.
Note Review the Development Advice (Enquiry) Checklist PDF file (160 KB) and attach your documents.
Note The development permit enquiry fee corresponds to 5% of the standard development permit application fee under Schedule 1 (Section 20) of the Fee Schedule PDF file (1 MB). The fee covers the costs of reviewing drawings and providing comments. For more information, refer to 2024 Fee Increases report PDF file (1.5 MB), approved by Council October 3, 2023.
All questions are required unless marked optional.