Our plans and policies provide an urban planning framework for development and conservation with the local area.
Confirm how your land can be used and apply online for a Section 10.7 Certificate, apply for a full or part certificate.
Understand the guidelines for different types of development that are permissible across our region through land zoning, this is detailed in our Local Environmental Plans.
Access detailed planning and design guidelines you will need for your development application to comply with requirements.
Become familiar with the Shoalhaven Contributions Plan and infrastructure charges, learn why they exist and how they support developments.
Understand what a Planning Proposal is, how to prepare and lodge a proposal and search for pre-gateway proposals.
You can access Shoalhaven City Council’s policy on Planning Agreements and our Planning Register.
Across the Shoalhaven is a rich heritage of many beautiful and treasured buildings and significant landmarks. Learn how we preserve them and find out how to access heritage funding.
Before you buy, sell, build or develop your land you need to submit a Dwelling Entitlement Potential Search to make sure you can build a dwelling on it.
Review and have your say on plans, policies, strategies, projects and consultations across the Shoalhaven.
Learn about HMAS Albatross and the planning controls that make sure landowners, residents and the general community are aware of the Air Station and its operations.
Learn the current and previous zoning for Shoalhaven’s Paper Subdivisions and why they have special rates.
Our PAMP provides the strategy, ranking methodology, and mapping to support the expansion of paths, pedestrian crossings and bicycle infrastructure across the Shoalhaven.
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Shoalhaven City Council acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land in which we live and work and their continuing cultural connections to land and community. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging for they hold the memories, culture, traditions and hopes of the future.