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Forms & Links

If you have any queries about the Development Application Form please contact the Customer Centre:

Colonel Light Centre, 25 Pirie Street, Adelaide
Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm

T. +61 8 8203 7203
F. +61 8 8203 7575
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Development Application Forms and Declarations

Powerline Clearance Declaration Form  (281Kb)

Required form for applicants to confirm their development will meet the safe clearances from overhead powerlines; includes guide.

Construction Industry Training Levy Form

The levy is payable on all building or construction work (including maintenance) with a value over $40,000 and is put towards industry training. Payment can be made via the Board's online payment system; printed forms are available (in person) from Council's Customer Service Centre, or CITB offices (5 Greenhill Road, Wayville SA).


Acts and Regulations

Development Act, 1993

To provide planning and regulate development in SA; to regulate the use and management of land and buildings, and the design and construction of buildings; to make provision for maintenance and conservation of land and buildings where appropriate.

Development Regulations

Regulations to the Development Act, 1993


Planning and Development  Guides

City of Adelaide Development Plan

Specific plans for the City of Adelaide Council area.

Guide to Development Assessment

Guide outlining the Development Assessment Process.

Mixed Use Development Guide  (4MB)

Guide for creating successful mixed-use developments in the CBD.

City Works Guidelines Booklet (4Mb)

Guide to safely conduct approved works.


Building Code and Guides

Building Code Australia

Legislation that Builders work within.


Other Sites of Interest

Local Government Association

The primary body for helping SA Councils work together. 

Planning Institute of Australia

Professional organisation for Urban and Regional Planners.

Government Gazette

Distribution of changes to Government legislation.

Australian Tax Office

For every property transaction you make, there may be a tax consideration. To determine your GST obligations, refer to their GST and Property Guide.

Environment Resources and Development Court

Disputed applications are sent to this Court; applications progress can be tracked on this website.


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