South Australia's Planning System changed on 19 March 2021. Find out more at PlanSA.

Development Applications

Development Applications

Discover how to lodge, track and pay for your Development Application with the City of Adelaide. View registers of applications lodged before 19 March 2021.

New planning system for SA

New planning system for SA

On 19 March 2021, South Australia's planning system changed. Find out what the changes mean.

Council Assessment Panel (CAP)

Council Assessment Panel (CAP)

The Council Assessment Panel assists Council with the assessment of development applications. Learn more about the role, the current panel and their obligations.

Planning and Design Code amendments

Planning and Design Code amendments

Learn about how a Development Plan can be amended, and read details of development plan amendments involving City of Adelaide areas..

During construction

During construction

During your construction project, you must keep Council informed of your progress and provide certification when required. Find out the details here.

Mandatory notifications

Mandatory notifications

Throughout the building process, there are certain key stages at which you must notify Council. Find out details here.

City of Adelaide Prize

City of Adelaide Prize

The City of Adelaide Prize is a category within the prestigious South Australian Architecture Awards Program. Learn about the prize and view past winners.