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: 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

Address: 19 National Circuit, Barton, ACT

Development Application: 202036804

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION – To increase the maximum gross floor area permitted to 21,600 square metres. Comment closure date: 2020-04-06
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: 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: 2022-02-07

Address: 35 Grey Street, Deakin, ACT

Development Application: 202139540

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT AND LEASE VARIATION – Demolition of the existing dwellings on Blocks 3 and 4 of Section 13 in Deakin along with one of the driveway verge crossings; Construction of 4 new two storey dwellings, basement car parking, landscaping, amendment to the remaining existing driveway verge crossing and associated works. Lease variation to consolidate Blocks 3 and 4 into one crown lease and change the purpose clause to specify (4) dwellings. Comment closure date: 2022-02-07

Address: 49 Kent Street, Deakin, ACT

Development Application: 202139520

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION – To vary the crown lease to permit health facility as an additional use. Comment closure date: 2022-01-17

Address: 16 Newdegate Street, Deakin, ACT

Development Application: 202139360

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR NEW CHILDCARE CENTRE, CHURCH AND LEASE VARIATION – Lease Variation to add child care centre as a permitted use; demolition of the existing church building and associated structures, construction of new church and childcare centre including playrooms, amenities, and associated facilities, new landscaped outdoor play area, construction of new driveways, verge and carparking, construction of two new two-storey dwellings with attached garages for church use, civil works including lighting, pathways and fencing, landscaping including tree removal and replacement, and associated works. Comment closure date: 2021-12-10

Address: 19 Napier Close, Deakin, ACT

Development Application: 202139071

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT – alterations and additions to the existing commercial building including 3 car park spaces, 1 accessible car park space, new wall mounted bike racks, altering access door to the waste enclosure, removal of paved area to create garden area and associated works. Comment closure date: 2021-11-03
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: 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: 25 Melbourne Avenue, Forrest, ACT

Development Application: 202037512

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DWELLING ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS – Partial demolition of the existing dwelling and alterations and additions including basement, new swimming pool, tree removal, and associated works. Comment closure date: 2020-09-22

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

Address: 2 Fitzroy Street, Forrest, ACT

Development Application: 201630153

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO APPROVED DA201630153. Amendment to the development application for dwelling alterations and additional office – the amendment is to office parking, new retaining wall and access, WC, utility room, relocation of internal stairs, upper floor layout, enclosing balcony, boundary wall, alterations to external windows and screening, roof plan including, skylights and roof material, waste bin enclosure and landscaping changes. Comment closure date: 2019-06-11


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: 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


Address: 77 Captain Cook Crescent, Griffith, ACT

Development Application: 202139231

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT SUPPORTIVE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT AND LEASE VARIATION + Demolition of the existing dwelling; Construction of 3 new single storey dwellings, attached garages, new driveway verge crossing, landscaping and associated works. Lease Variation to change the Purpose clause to include supportive housing and change the number of dwellings permitted.
Comment closure date: 2021-10-29


Address: Franklin Street, Griffith, ACT

Development Application: 202038142

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT AND LEASE VARIATION – Demolition of existing building and construction of 6 storey hotel, cinema and commercial building, basement car parking, signage and associated works. Lease variation to allow commercial accommodation as a use and increase gross floor area limit.
Comment closure date: 2021-03-15


Address: 48 Stuart Street, Griffith, ACT

Development Application: 202037910

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI-UNIT DEVELOPMENT AND LEASE VARIATION – Demolition of existing dwellings, construction of 6 two storey townhouses, basement carparking, landscaping and associated works. Lease variation to permit 6 dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2021-01-28


Address: 5 Lindsay Street, Griffith, ACT

Development Application: 202037629

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO DA202037629 – PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY AND LEASE VARIATION. Amendment to development application for proposal for dual occupancy and lease variation which is still under consideration – the amendment is to provide plans under the correct block details.
Comment closure date: 2020-12-04





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: 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


Address: 3 Leichhardt Street, Kingston, ACT

Development Application: 202038124

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION – To vary the Crown lease by adding guest house as a permissible use
Comment closure date: 2021-02-02


Address: 29 Howitt Street, Kingston, ACT

Development Application: 202037902

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT AND LEASE VARIATION – Demolition of the existing houses, the construction of a three storey apartment containing 12 units, basement car parking, driveway works, landscaping and associated works. LEASE VARIATION to consolidate two blocks and specify twelve(12) dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2021-01-13


Address: 12 Cunningham Street, Kingston, ACT

Development Application: 202036842

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DWELLING ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS + Demolition of existing garage, study and shed; Proposed extensions to existing house, plunge pool, landscaping, new habitable basement with courtyard and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2020-05-05


Address: 25 Howitt Street, Kingston, ACT

Development Application: 201936288

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT demolition of the existing building and the construction of a new 3 storey building with 6 residential apartments, basement car parking, verge works, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2019-11-25


Address: Cnr Of Wentworth Ave, Leichhardt Street & Burke Crescent, Kingston, ACT

Development Application: 201935860

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR 7 STOREY RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT AND LEASE VARIATION – demolition of the existing building and construction of 7 storey residential development with 134 residential apartment's, basement car parking, landscaping, signage and associated works. LEASE VARIATION to specify one hundred and thirty four (134) dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2019-09-16





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: 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


Address: 270 Goyder Street, Narrabundah, ACT

Development Application: 202037938

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A SECONDARY RESIDENCE – Construction of Secondary Residence and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2021-02-17


Address: 50 Tungun Street, Narrabundah, ACT

Development Application: 202037538

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A SECONDARY RESIDENCE + New secondary residence in addition to the existing residence and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2020-10-22





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: 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


Address: 181 La Perouse Street, Red Hill, ACT

Development Application: 202037155

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO DA202037155 – Proposal for dual occupancy and lease variation. Amendment to development application for proposal for dual occupancy and lease variation which is still under consideration – the amendment is; reduce the foorprint, reduce the gradient of the driveway , other associated changes and works as per the plans
Comment closure date: 2021-05-13


Address: 40 Monaro Crescent, Red Hill, ACT

Development Application: 202138392

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR TENNIS COURT LIGHTING – Installation of 12 metre high light polls in addition to existing tennis court and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2021-05-06


Address: 186 La Perouse Street, Red Hill, ACT

Development Application: 201936674

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO APPROVED DA201936674. Amendment to the development application proposal for multi unit development and lease variation – the amendment includes; roof pitch to be changed, courtyard walls modified, materials reviewed, minor window changes and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2021-02-24


Address: 8 Supply Place, Red Hill, ACT

Development Application: 201018564

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO APPROVED DA201018564. Amendment to the development application for residential care accommodation – the amendment includes: the removal of 4 trees with 8 trees planted to replace those removed; grade of the driveway changed; waste enclosure resized; and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2020-12-16



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: 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

Address: 51 Musgrave Street, Yarralumla, ACT

Development Application: 202037919

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING UNIT – Partial demolition to unit 21, alterations and additions include enclosure of existing central courtyard, extension to lounge room, new front entry and associated works. Comment closure date: 2021-01-13