Our Planning Services and Standards Framework

Date published: 27 May 2016

A statement of our role and service commitments in relation to development planning, development management and planning enforcement.


Our Services and Standards Framework aims to assist planning authorities and applicants by clarifying our planning role and the service standards we aim to meet.

The service we provide is guided by legislative requirements and our responsibility to protect, regulate and provide advice on the historic environment. Should any discrepancy or conflict exist between the contents of this document and the relevant legislation, the provisions of the legislation will prevail.

Back to top