Getting development advice

Do you want to develop but don’t know where to start? There are a number of options that may assist you with gathering the advice you need. To assist us in helping you when contacting Council, pleas...

Check the status of a development application

To check the status of a current development application, use our property development application and search tool, PDonline. To perform an application enquiry search: Open PDonline Agree to the ...

Have your say on development applications

Are you concerned about a development going on near you, or interested to know what it’s about? Read below for information on finding applications and having your say. You can have your say via our...

Building certifiers

Council’s building certification team is available to assist with building relating enquiries and lodgement of development applications for building work. Our team is based in Toowoomba however issu...

Building inspections

When a building permit is given, a condition of approval will be that certain mandatory inspections must be carried out. Once the building work reaches a stage where the work can be inspected, the bui...

Building Codes of Australia

The Building Code of Australia is a compilation of a uniform set of technical provisions for the design and construction of buildings and other structures throughout Australia.  It is produced an...

Responsible person for plumbing work and inspection requirements

The responsible person is a licensed person for the work; and The person who performs, directs the performance of, or supervises, the work; or For on-site sewerage work that must be assessed – a...

Pre-lodgement meetings (INFO 001)

A pre-lodgement meeting is a free meeting between prospective applicants and Council technical staff. The meeting is to discuss a development proposal prior to the formal lodgement of a development ap...