Building and Development

Building and Development Forms

Gosford Waterfront

Development applications

Application Compliance Inspection Boarding House 
This form is specific to boarding house developments. ​

Application DA, Complying Development or Construction Certificate - Part A 
Use this form to apply for a Development Consent, Complying Development or Construction Certificate.

You will also need to print and complete the Detail and Owners Consent - Part B ​form.

Application for Construction Certificate (Subdivision)
Use this form to apply for a Construction Certificate for a subdivision. You will also need to print and complete Detail and Owners Consent - Part B Form​

Approval for Hoarding/Scaffolding 
Apply for approval to install hoarding/scaffolding. 

Application to Extend Development Consent
Use this form to apply for an extension to a Development Consent. You may also need to print and complete the Detail and Owners Consent - Part B form.

Application to Obtain Copy of the LEP or DCP
Use this application to order a print copy of the LEP or the DCP.

Appointment of Council as PCA for Subdivision Work
Use this form to appoint Gosford City Council as the principal certifying authority (PCA) for subdivision work. Only the person with the benefit of development consent can appoint the PCA. 

Appointment of Central Coast Building Certification as PCA
Use this form to appoint Central Coast Building Certification as the principal certifying authority (PCA). Only the person with the benefit of development consent can appoint the PCA; the builder cannot appoint the PCA, unless they are also the property owner.

Approval Under Local Government Act - Public Storm Water and Watercourses
Gain approval under the Local Government Act 1993, for works associated with public storm water &/or watercourses where required by a current development consent.

Approval Under Roads Act - Part A
Use ​this forms to gain approval for works within a public road reserve where required by a current development consent or, gain approval for amended plans associated with works within a public road reserve. You will also need to print and complete the form below, Detail and Owners Consent - Part B.

Building Certificate 149D (Electronic)
Apply for a building certificate (S149D). Obtaining a Building Certificate provides some protection to the owner, potential purchaser or financial institution that buildings on the property have the approval of council.

Commencement of Building Work
The person having the benefit of the development consent must give at least 2 days’ notice to the council, of the person's intention to commence building work.

Commencement of Subdivision Work
The person having the benefit of the development consent must give at least two days' notice to the council and the principal certifying authority if that is not the council, of the person's intention to commence subdivision work.

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) Checklist
This checklist is required to demonstrate that the proposal has been designed following consideration of the 'Crime Prevention through Environmental Design' strategies relating to surveillance, access control, territorial reinforcement and space management.

DA Submission (Electronic)
Use this form to make a submission regarding a currently advertised Development Application (DA). Currently advertised DAs are available for viewing at council's ePlanning Portal.

Detail and Owner Consent - Part B
Use this form to provide applicant details and evidence of owners consent. This document must accompany all development-related applications. 

Flood Information Application (Electronic)
​Obtain information regarding the 1 in 100 year flood levels, including the minimum floor level, associated with a property as contained within Council’s records.

Lodgement of Amended Plans
Use this form if you wish to amend a development application prior to determination.

Missed Mandatory Inspection (Electronic)
Use this form to apply for a Missed Mandatory Inspection where a progress inspection has been unavoidably missed prior to further works being undertaken and/or prior to an Occupation Certificate being issued.

Modify Complying Development Certificate 
Use this form for application to modify an approved Complying Development Certificate. You will also need to print and complete the form below, Detail and Owners Consent - Part B

Modify Development Consent (s96) 
Use this form to apply for a modification to a Development Consent. You will also need to print and complete the form below, Detail and Owners Consent - Part B.

Notice of Voluntary Surrender of a Development Consent

Objection to a Development Standard (LEP Clause 4.6)
Use this form to make an objection to a development standard under LEP Clause 4.6

Objection to a Development Standard (SEPP1)
Use this form to make an objection to a development standard under SEPP 1

Occupation Certificate (Electronic)
Apply for an occupation certificate to occupy or use a new building, or change the use of an existing building.

Parks and Reserves Temporary Access Application (Electronic)
Complete this application for access to their residential properties through council reserves, for the undertaking of building works, special events and the like. 

Planning Proposal
Application for a Planning Proposal - Local Environmental Plan (LEP) or Development Control Plan (DCP).

Pre-development Meeting
Pre-development meeting provides customers with advice on the suitability of development applications when concept plans have been developed.

Privately Certified Certificate Registration (Electronic)

Use this online form to apply for a vehicle access crossing. 

Review a Development Application
Apply for review of a development application.

Subdivision Certificate
Use this form to apply for a subdivision certificate or strata certificate. You will also need to print and complete the form below, Detail and Owners Consent - Part B.

Unauthorised Building Work
Use this online form to report unauthorised Building Works on Private Property.

Waste Management Plan

For all development requiring submission of a Waste Management Plan.

Works Zone Application
Use this form to apply for a construction of work zone. Work zones may only be installed following Local Traffic Committee consideration, council approval, and payment of the ​construction/​work ​zone ​operation fee.

Dividing fences

Dividing Fences - Request for Personal Information

Fire safety and bushfires

Annual Supplementary Fire Safety Statement
It is a statutory obligation upon the owner of a building to provide council with a Annual Fire Safety Statement for the building within 12 months after the date on which the previous Annual Fire Safety Statement was given.​

Bushfire Attack Level Risk Assessment
Apply for a Bushfire Attack Level (BAL) Assessment Certificate.

Bushfire Hazard Complaint Form

Fire Safety Certificate Interim/Final
To complete this form, print a copy and fill out the sections as appropriate, the form must be signed by the owner/s of the building.

General certificates

Application for Certificate
Use this application form to apply for various certificates including; Section 603 and Section 360 Certificate, Section 149 Planning Certificate, Water Meter Special Reading Certificate, House Drainage Diagram, Sewer Mains Diagram, Road Widening, Noxious Weeds, Outstanding Orders Section 121 ZP and Section 735A. Fees and charges apply to all certificate applications. 

Miscellaneous

Security Deposit
Use this form to apply for a security deposit or maintenance bond.

Approval to Operate Caravan Park, Camping Ground or Manufactured Home Estate
Initial application to operate a caravan park, camping ground or manufactured home estate, and to lodge a Section 82 objection.

Flood Information
Use this form to obtain flood information from council in relation to a subject property.

Political Donations and Gifts Disclosure
Any person making a planning application (i.e. DA) or submission objecting or supporting an application must disclose political donations or gifts made to any Councillor or council staff member.

Swimming pools

Certificate of Compliance for a Swimming Pool (Electronic)
Apply for a Certificate of Compliance for a Swimming Pool issued under Section 22D of Swimming Pools Act 1992.

Swimming Pools Barrier Fence Exemption
Apply for Barrier Fence Exemption under Section 22 of the Swimming Pools Act 1992.

Swimming Pool Register
Register your pool and spa using the online register provided by the NSW State Government.

Traffic/Roads

Road Occupancy Licence
Use this online form to apply for a road occupancy licence.

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