Applied Ecology can help with the final stages of the design process by identifying and completing all documentation for your Development Application (DA). This may include approvals under any of the following:

  • Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 and Regulations 2000
  • Environmental Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (federal)
  • Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 and amendments (NSW)
  • Water Act 1912 or Water Management Act 2000
  • Fisheries Management Act 1994
  • Heritage Act 1977
  • Rural Fires Act 1997, and Planning for Bushfire Protection (PBP) Guidelines 2006,
  • Mine Subsidence Board
  • State and Local Council planning instruments (LEPs, REPs, SEPPs)

Applied Ecology can identify and provide the appropriate supporting documentation and approvals, along with design tender documents for submission as a complete DA package under Part 4 or Part 5 of the EP&A Act.