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What is this guidance for?

This tool is a guidance document for permit holders to assist in their understanding of their obligations and next steps after receiving a permit. The document provides information on permit conditions, permit expiry and extending a permit, appealing conditions on a permit and amending a permit.

Instructions for use

Download the guidance document at the top right of this page.

Where should the guidance document be available?

This document should be made available to permit holders on council websites and attached to documents accompanying the planning permit.

Tips to get the most out of this document

For this template to be most effective at your council, councils should consider:

  • How to best share the guidance with permit holders, or applicants applying for a permit

Ensuring permit holders understand the obligations of their permit will reduce misunderstandings and breaches of compliance. Guidance will also reduce common queries that council receives regarding permits.

Page last updated: 31/01/24