About Planning

As part of Council's commitment to continuous improvement, this page has been created to provide the development industry, business operators, community groups and residents of Wagga Wagga with a comprehensive guide to Council's development assessment processes, from strategic plan making and development assessment through to the construction and building sign-off stages.

Information can be sourced through five main sub-sections:

Looking for a plain English explanation of the NSW Planning System? The government funded organisation, the Environmental Defender's Office (NSW), has some useful information to guide you through some of the legal and technical aspects of planning and development.

Need help? You can contact the duty town planner, the duty building surveyor or other required Planning Directorate staff on 1300 292 442.


Document Quick Links

Document Quick Links

Access all of the Planning Directorate's application forms, guides, check lists and fact sheets in one place.

News and Events

News & Events

Read about the Planning Directorate's upcoming news and events and discover what they mean for you.

Online Services

Online Services

Our Online Services portal provides useful planning and development information. Customers and stakeholders can access information such as property details and applications, planning matters, local plans, zoning, hazards and maps.

Fees Calculator

Fees Calculator

Use the Planning and Development Fees Calculator to estimate your fees for development applications, construction certificate, complying development, Survey Certificates and section 68 Local Government Approval Applications.

Property Search

Search for your property details contained in Council files including zoning, applications and rating information.

Customer Service Charter

City of Wagga Wagga is committed to being open, honest and fair in its dealings with all customers and strives to provide timely, efficient and consistent service to our community.