There are many codes, policies and guidelines that determine what you can do with your property.
The NSW Planning Portal’s Spatial Viewer provides information-rich maps for every address and lot in New South Wales.
You can use the Spatial Viewer to find planning information about a property, such as its land use zoning and whether it is mapped as being bushfire prone. All you need is the address or lot of the property you wish to search for.
A Planning Certificate contains all the information Council has about planning controls and other issues that may affect a particular parcel of land.
Council issues two types of Planning Certificate under the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 (NSW):
Download an application form(PDF, 254KB)
Planning guidelines and tools
Prepare your DA
Phone (Mon-Fri 8.30am-4.30pm): 02 6566 3200
In person (Mon, Tues, Thur, Fri 10am-4.30pm):
22 Tozer St West Kempsey
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We lead and work with our community to build an inspired, connected Macleay Valley.
Kempsey Shire Council acknowledges the land of the Thungutti/Dunghutti Nation. We pay respect to Elders past and present. We acknowledge the role of emerging leaders to continue to guide us in the future. We acknowledge the Stolen Generations and the need to change practices to be inclusive. This land always was and always will be Thungutti/Dunghutti land.