Planning Certificates

A section 149 certificate, otherwise known as a zoning certificate, provides information about planning controls and other relevant property matters that affect a specific piece of land. Certificates are produced for individual parcels according to their real property description.

A section 149 certificate can be obtained from Council using this application form:


The cost for certificates is:

  • $53 for s.149 (2) certificate – provides information required by Regulation.
  • $133 for s.149 (2) and (5) certificate (full certificate) – provides additional information.

Usually a certificate will be issued between 3 to 5 working days.

An urgency fee of $163 applies if a certificate is required within 24 hours.