Compliance assessment is a new development assessment process introduced under the Sustainable Planning Act 2009.
It has been introduced to help reduce red tape and ensure low-risk developments are assessed using a simpler, more efficient process.
- Information about this new compliance assessment process ( 59 KB)
- Flowchart I - showing steps for development requiring compliance assessment ( 59 KB)
- Flowchart J - for documents and works requiring compliance assessment ( 58 KB)
From 18 December 2009, compliance assessment is required for certain types of subdivisions in residential and industrial areas and operational works associated with these subdivisions.
Development assessment - acceleration of compliance assessment ( 54 KB) has been developed to assist with understanding this process with respect to the State Planning Policy 03/10: Acceleration of compliance assessment ( 155 KB).