Suburbs & Planning

Inner South Canberra Community Council (ISCCC) use Planning Alerts to provide details of development applications that are notified publicly by the Environment Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate (EPSDD). You can have Planning Alerts send you an email on development applications in your area as they are notified. The latest public Environment Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate notifications can also be accessed from their site. The following is a list of suburbs with a link to each suburb’s development applications.  Click the suburb to see development applications for that suburb:

Barton is represented by the following local groups:

Most Recent 5 Barton Development Applications

The following is an extract of the public applications selected by ISCCC that principally relate to Barton or have an impact on Inner South Canberra or its residents; the extract may not be complete and does not contain development applications that are not publicly notified.

Address: 2 Brisbane Avenue, Barton, ACT

Development Application: 202037905

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION – to deconcessionalise the lease and remove the requirement for an association to occupy the premises. Comment closure date: 2022-05-25

Address: 40 Brisbane Avenue, Barton, ACT

Development Application: 202139496

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION – To vary the Crown lease by removing the uses bank and building society, adding caf as an ancillary use to the existing office use and to increase the gross floor area permitted to 18,000sqm Comment closure date: 2022-01-28

Address: 10 Bourke Street, Barton, ACT

Development Application: 202139336

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT – alterations to the Northern wall of the existing rooftop lounge on the seventh floor to include the originally approved rooftop terrace in the internal Gross Floor Area (GFA) calculation and associated works. The perimeter bifold windows and solid handrails do not form a part of this application as advised by the applicant. Comment closure date: 2021-11-15

Address: 21 National Circuit, Barton, ACT

Development Application: 202138624

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION – To consolidate blocks 14 and 15 section 22 Barton. Comment closure date: 2021-06-16

Address: 16 Brisbane Avenue, Barton, ACT

Development Application: 202037827

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION – To vary the lease by removing the requirement for the approved associated to occupy a percentage of the gross floor area. Comment closure date: 2020-12-09
Deakin is represented by the Deakin Residents Association.

Most Recent 5 Deakin Development Applications

The following is an extract of the public applications selected by ISCCC that principally relate to Deakin or have an impact on Inner South Canberra or its residents; the extract may not be complete and does not contain development applications that are not publicly notified.

Address: 173 Strickland Crescent, Deakin, ACT

Development Application: 202239941

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR 4 STOREY COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT AND LEASE VARIATION – Demolition of 14 car spaces, construction of a 4 storey building for use as a childcare centre and health facility, landscaping, parking and associated works. Lease variation to add childcare as a permitted use. Comment closure date: 2022-06-06

Address: 16 Fergusson Crescent, Deakin, ACT

Development Application: 202239954

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY AND LEASE VARIATION – Lease Variation to subdivide the block into 2 blocks. Construction of 2 new two storey dwellings with basement car-parking, alfrescos, swimming pools, landscaping and associated works. Comment closure date: 2022-05-23

Address: 35 Geils Court, Deakin, ACT

Development Application: 202240067

Desecription: To vary the Crown lease to add health facility as a permitted use Comment closure date: 2022-05-04

Address: 37 Geils Court, Deakin, ACT

Development Application: 202239895

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION – To vary the Crown lease to add community use LIMITED TO health facility Comment closure date: 2022-04-11

Address: 27 Lawley Street, Deakin, ACT

Development Application: 202139648

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT AND LEASE VARIATION – Demolition of the existing dwelling; Construction of four new 2 storey attached townhouses with basement carparking, driveway, landscaping and associated works. Lease variation to increase the number of permitted dwellings to 4 (four). Comment closure date: 2022-02-14
Forrest is represented by the Forrest Residents Group.

Most Recent 8 Forrest Development Applications

The following is an extract of the public applications selected by ISCCC that principally relate to Forrest or have an impact on Inner South Canberra or its residents; the extract may not be complete and does not contain development applications that are not publicly notified.

Address: 25 Melbourne Avenue, Forrest, ACT

Development Application: 202037512

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO APPROVED DA202037512 (S197D). Amendment to the development application for PROPOSAL FOR DWELLING ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS – the amendment is to; revised extension, revised renovation, revised pool location, proposed ramp to basement, proposed under cover terrace, proposed lift, revised stairs to basement, revised basement plan, revised roof plan, revised area analysis, revised landscaping, landscape plan, revised colour schedule and associated works. Comment closure date: 2022-05-05

Address: 43 Tasmania Circle, Forrest, ACT

Development Application: 202139738

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR NEW DWELLING – Demolition of the existing dwelling and construction of a new 2 storey dwelling with basement carparking, new driveway, swimming pool, pergola, landscaping and associated works. Comment closure date: 2022-03-07

Address: 39 Tasmania Circle, Forrest, ACT

Development Application: 202139575

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR NEW DWELLING – demolition of the existing dwelling and construction of a new single storey dwelling, detached garage and carport, landscaping and associated works. Comment closure date: 2022-01-28

Address: 11 Fitzroy Street, Forrest, ACT

Development Application: 202139421

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT – partial demolition of the existing building, construction of new entryway, new signage and associated works. Comment closure date: 2021-12-13

Address: 43 Melbourne Avenue, Forrest, ACT

Development Application: 202037672

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DWELLING ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS – Demolition of existing garage and construction of new garage, covered walkway, landscaping and associated works. Comment closure date: 2020-11-04

Address: 4 Dominion Circuit, Forrest, ACT

Development Application: 202037533

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT + Demolition of the existing single dwelling and construction of a three storey multi-unit development for eight residential units, with attic, basement car parking, new driveway, landscaping and associated works. Comment closure date: 2020-09-14

Address: 64 Arthur Circle, Forrest, ACT

Development Application: 201936568

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS – Proposal for alterations and additions including upper level extension, balcony and associated works Comment closure date: 2020-02-05

Address: 1 Wilmot Crescent, Forrest, ACT

Development Application: 201935866

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION – To subdivide the block into two blocks. Comment closure date: 2019-10-28


Griffith is represented by the:


Most Recent 8 Griffith Development Applications

The following is an extract of the public applications selected by ISCCC that principally relate to Griffith or have an impact on Inner South Canberra or its residents; the extract may not be complete and does not contain development applications that are not publicly notified.


Address: 5 Stuart Street, Griffith, ACT

Development Application: 202139009

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO DA202139009 – PROPOSAL FOR TELECOMMUNICATIONS FACILITY. Amendment to development application for construction of a replacement telecommunications base station including removal and decommission of existing mono-pole and related equipment, excavation of site footings, installation of nine new Telstra panel antennas, six future antennas for other carriers, installation of related ancillary equipment, and associated works which is still under consideration – the amendment is to reduce the height of the facility by 5m from a maximum height of 36.3m to 31.3m, the introduction of a more compact head frame to reduce the bulk and scale of the facility, amendment to the colour palette with the mono-pole and associated equipment to be coloured eucalyptus green, and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-06-09


Address: Murray Crescent, Flinders Way, Griffith, ACT

Development Application: 202240055

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DEMOLITION – demolition of a decommissioned electrical substation and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-05-25


Address: Light Street, Griffith, ACT

Development Application: 201936415

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO APPROVED DA201936415 (S197E). Amendment to the development application for proposal for mixed use commercial and residential development – the amendment is the removal of the Medical Centre, changes to the unit arrangement, adjustment to the common area in Building 3B, adjustments to elevations and landscape, addition of louvre awning, reconfigured waste room and ramp arrangement, altered disabled units and parking to suit new layout, adjustment to accommodate plant services, unit numbers updated and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-05-19


Address: 15 Franklin Street, Griffith, ACT

Development Application: 202139682

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION – To vary the Crown lease by removing residential use and non retail commercial use.
Comment closure date: 2022-03-28


Address: 52 Leichhardt Street, Griffith, ACT

Development Application: 202139372

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT AND LEASE VARIATION – demolition of the existing dwellings and construction of two four-storey buildings comprising of 76 total apartments, basement car parking, communal open space, landscaping, and associated site works. Lease variation for consolidation of Blocks 2, 18 and 19 Section 23 Griffith and to amend the purpose clause to remove single dwelling.
Comment closure date: 2022-01-12


Address: 69 Canberra Avenue, Griffith, ACT

Development Application: 202139310

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT – enclosure of the existing northern ground floor outdoor terrace, installation of glazing to existing structure, solid infill walls to the east and west of the structure, metal roof, and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2021-11-17


Address: 18 Lockyer Street, Griffith, ACT

Development Application: 202139308

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT AND LEASE VARIATION – Demolition of the existing dwelling; Construction of three single storey dwellings with attached garages, driveways, landscaping and associated works. Lease Variation to permit supportive housing and to remove the maximum number of dwellings permitted on the block.
Comment closure date: 2021-11-15


Address: 73 Canberra Avenue, Griffith, ACT

Development Application: 202139265

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT + Proposed construction of a pergola, outdoor bar kiosk and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2021-10-29





Kingston is represented by the Kingston Barton Residents Group.


Most Recent 8 Kinston Development Applications

The following is an extract of the public applications selected by ISCCC that principally relate to Kingston or have an impact on Inner South Canberra or its residents; the extract may not be complete and does not contain development applications that are not publicly notified.


Address: 82 Wentworth Avenue, Kingston, ACT

Development Application: 201935860

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO APPROVED DA201935860. Amendment to the development application for demolition of the existing building and construction of 7 storey residential development with 134 residential apartments, basement car parking, landscaping, signage and associated works. LEASE VARIATION to specify one hundred and thirty four (134) dwellings. – the amendment is to align the lift and stair core, update service room, revised parking allocation, update to common facilities, update to lobby entry, windows added to eastern side, internal unit redesign, levels amended, level 5 planters removed, level 6 window changes, mechanical plant screened, level 5 and 6 balcony extended and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-05-18


Address: 50 Eastlake Parade, Kingston, ACT

Development Application: 202239814

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT – seeking retroactive approval for internal renovations and shopfront fitout to support the change of building class to Class 9b, and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-04-13


Address: 25 Howitt Street, Kingston, ACT

Development Application: 201936288

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO APPROVED DA201936288 (S197C). Amendment to the development application for proposal for multi unit development – the amendment includes; internal changes including new secondary point of egress from basement, additional storage, reconfiguration of basement column etc; external changes that includes extension of ground level slab, electrical and mechanical works, changes to street faade and front courtyard, update of fence and planting details, mail box redesign, solar panels at roof level, new sprinkler assembly provision etc; changes to the gross floor area and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-04-04


Address: 13 The Causeway, Strathfield South NSW 2136

Development Application: 2022/19/1

Desecription: Construction of a Double Storey Dwelling
Comment closure date:


Address: Eyre Street & Jardine Street, Kingston, ACT

Development Application: 202139739

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A NEW SIGN AND LEASE VARIATION – subdivision of the crown lease over blocks 12, 13, 14, 15 and 25 into two crown leases, one containing blocks 13, 14 and 15 and one containing blocks 12 and 25, installation of a new illuminated sign, and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-03-04


Address: 84,86 Giles Street, Kingston, ACT

Development Application: 202139248

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A NEW COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT – Demolition of the existing buildings, pavements and structures on Blocks 13 and 22 of Section 22 in Kingston, and construction of a new four-storey commercial building with two level basement carparking, 5 surface carparking spaces, landscaping on both blocks, removal of one verge crossing from Giles Street and modified vehicle access to the Laneway to the south of Block 22 and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2021-11-23


Address: 58 Dawes Street, Kingston, ACT

Development Application: 202139431

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION – To vary the Crown lease by adding non retail commercial use limited to a maximum gross floor area of 100sqm as a permissible use
Comment closure date: 2021-12-01


Address: 14 Spinifex Street, Kingston, ACT

Development Application: 202138694

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DEMOLITION – Demolition of existing building, pavements and services, removal of hazmat materials, tree removal, earthworks and associated works
Comment closure date: 2021-07-09





Narrabundah is represented by the following local groups:


Most Recent 8 Narrabundah Development Applications

The following is an extract of the public applications selected by ISCCC that principally relate to Narrabubdah or have an impact on Inner South Canberra or its residents; the extract may not be complete and does not contain development applications that are not publicly notified.


Address: 13 Lindsay Street, Narrabundah, ACT

Development Application: 201732151

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO APPROVED DA201732151 – Amendment to the development application for MULT UNIT DEVELOPMENT AND LEASE VARIATION – the amendment is to move courtyard wall, rear stair layout adjustment, additional stairs and garden beds, rain water tank relocated, additional colorbond fence to the side of unit 2 courtyard, external cladding changes and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-03-28


Address: 48 Finniss Crescent, Narrabundah, ACT

Development Application: 202139592

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY – Demolition of the existing dwelling and tree removal. Construction of 2 new 2 storey dwellings with attached garages, driveways and verge crossings, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-02-10


Address: 5 Mckinlay Street, Narrabundah, ACT

Development Application: 202139541

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR PUBLIC WORKS + Construction of pipes, KIS-sumps, and a surcharge structure within the McKinlay St, McMillian St and Sturt Ave road reserves, relocation of a DN150 watermain within Sturt Ave, and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-02-07


Address: 4 Nyrang Street, Narrabundah, ACT

Development Application: 202139524

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A DUAL OCCUPANCY – New single storey dwelling in addition to the existing dwelling to form a dual occupancy, new carport, additional carport to existing dwelling, tree removal and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-02-07


Address: 32 Sturt Avenue, Narrabundah, ACT

Development Application: 202139347

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR 3 NEW DWELLINGS – Demolition of the existing residence; Construction of 3 new single storey dwellings for the purpose of supportive housing, each with attached garages and pergolas, new driveways, landscaping and associated work
Comment closure date: 2021-12-17


Address: Sprent Street, Finniss Crescent, Johnston Street, Narrabundah, ACT

Development Application: 202138759

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR PUBLIC WORKS – Construction of a retarding basin within the existing open space including ancillary works, road grading and pipe upgrades to the surrounding streets. Replacement of the existing playground with new equipment, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2021-08-16


Address: 97 Matina Street, Narrabundah, ACT

Development Application: 202138635

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A SECONDARY DWELLING – Demolition of existing residence and garage, construction of a two storey dwelling, construction of a new single storey secondary residence, associated double garage, additional roofed pergola, new swimming pool, landscaping works and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2021-06-10


Address: Corner Of Finniss Crescent & Sprent Street, Narrabundah, ACT

Development Application: 202138416

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY – Demolition of existing residence, construction of two detached two storey dwellings, attached garages, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2021-04-23





Oaks Estate is represented by the Oaks Estate Progress Association.


Most Recent 5 Oaks Estate Development Applications

The following is an extract of the public applications selected by ISCCC that principally relate to Oaks Estate or have an impact on Inner South Canberra or its residents; the extract may not be complete and does not contain development applications that are not publicly notified.


Address: 18 William Street, Oaks Estate, ACT

Development Application: 202138843

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION – To subdivide the block into two blocks. CONSTRUCTION – construction of a sign
Comment closure date: 2021-09-20


Address: 30 Railway Street, Oaks Estate, ACT

Development Application: 201528795

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO APPROVED DA201528795. Amendment to the development application for proposal for multi dwelling-30 unit development-lease variation – the amendment is: retaining wall to rear of units 7 and 8 revised; retaining wall of rear of units 4, 5 and 6 deleted; landscaping to retaining walls added/altered; retaining wall to front southern corner deleted; dividing courtyard wall repositioned; retaining walls added to landscaping and fencing plans; fence revised at unit 7 and 8, and associated works
Comment closure date: 2020-08-07


Address: 5 Mcewan Avenue, Oaks Estate, ACT

Development Application: 201833263

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A SECOND DWELLING – New two storey dwelling with attached garage in addition to the existing dwelling, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-04-06


Address: 44 Railway Street, Oaks Estate, ACT

Development Application: 201528445

Desecription: NON RESIDENTIAL-HERITAGE-RURAL-LEASE VARIATION. Seeking approval for existing works including rural buildings; signage; fencing; driveway crossings. Lease Variation- see application form for full details.
Comment closure date: 2015-11-20


Address: 6 River Street, Oaks Estate, ACT

Development Application: 201425140

Desecription: PUBLIC WORKS-BLOCK IDENTIFIER ONLY-ROAD RESERVE-FIBRE OPTIC CABLING. Proposed installation of approximately 335m new fibre optic cabling by horizontal directional drilling with polyethylene casing; nine (9) underground maintenance pits similar to existing Telstra pits; one (1) above ground Fibre Distribution Hub (FDH) and other associated works. All works on unleased territory land – no work is proposed on the block identified. See DA form for more details.
Comment closure date: 2014-05-30





Red Hill is represented by the Red Hill Residents Group.


Most Recent 5 Red Hill Development Applications

The following is an extract of the public applications selected by ISCCC that principally relate to Red Hill or have an impact on Inner South Canberra or its residents; the extract may not be complete and does not contain development applications that are not publicly notified.


Address: 110 Mugga Way, Red Hill, ACT

Development Application: 202240149

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DWELLING ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS – internal renovations, new swimming pool, installation of an elevator, roof alterations, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-06-09


Address: 11 Hicks Street, Red Hill, ACT

Development Application: 202239983

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A PRIMARY DWELLING AND SECONDARY RESIDENCE – demolition of the existing dwelling and construction of a new single storey primary dwelling and a new single storey detached secondary dwelling for the purpose of supportive housing, new carports, driveway, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-05-09


Address: 222 La Perouse Street, Red Hill, ACT

Development Application: 202239765

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION: SUBDIVISION – subdivision of existing lease into two leases.
Comment closure date: 2022-02-25


Address: 50 Mugga Way, Red Hill, ACT

Development Application: 202139610

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY – demolition of existing structures, construction of 2 new single storey dwellings to form a dual occupancy, basement parking, swimming pools, new driveways/verge crossings, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-02-10


Address: 231 La Perouse Street, Red Hill, ACT

Development Application: 202139223

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A SECONDARY RESIDENCE + New single storey residence in addition to the existing dwelling, attached double garage, courtyard wall, tree removal, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2021-10-25



Yarralumla is represented by the Yarralumla Residents Association Inc.

Most Recent 5 Yarralumla Development Applications

The following is an extract of the public applications selected by ISCCC that principally relate to Yarralumla or have an impact on Inner South Canberra or its residents; the extract may not be complete and does not contain development applications that are not publicly notified.

Address: 43 Alexandrina Drive, Yarralumla, ACT

Development Application: 202239826

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION – To vary the lease by adding ancillary indoor recreation facility limited to yoga studio occupying a maximum of 12% of the gross floor area of the building. Comment closure date: 2022-03-17

Address: 8 Banks Street, Yarralumla, ACT

Development Application: 202139345

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A NEW DWELLING AND SECONDARY RESIDENCE – Construction of a new single storey dwelling and detached secondary residence, attached garages, pergolas, landscaping and associated works. Comment closure date: 2021-12-17

Address: 121 Hopetoun Circuit, Yarralumla, ACT

Development Application: 202139016

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR NEW DWELLING – demolition of existing single storey brick dwelling, and construction of a new single storey dwelling with basement garage, swimming pool and associated works. Comment closure date: 2021-08-30

Address: 71 Bentham Street, Yarralumla, ACT

Development Application: 202138787

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION – To vary the lease by adding public utility limited to communications facility further limited to telecommunications tower as a secondary use. Comment closure date: 2021-08-11

Address: 1 Hunter Street, Yarralumla, ACT

Development Application: 202038091

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY – Construction of two new 2 storey dwellings, basement parking, plunge pools, landscaping and associated works. Comment closure date: 2021-02-02