The Department publishes a range of publications online for your convenience.
To find a publication, click the tile that relates to the classification of publication you are looking for. Each publication is categorised in alphabetical order and has a classification listed to allow for ease of navigation.
Community participation is an overarching term covering how we engage the community in our work under the EP&A Act, including legislative reform, plan making and making decisions on proposed development.
The EP&A Act 1979 enables councils or other consent authorities to levy contributions for public amenities and services required as a consequence of development. Each council must publish their CPs on the Planning Portal.