Development

Fees and Charges

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Development  Fees and Charges

Classification                             Thresholds
 Rezoning (HA)       Subdivision of land (Lots1)  
 Minor

 <0.4

 2

 Medium

 1.4 - 1.0

3-10 

 Major

 >1.0 - 3.0

 11-25

 Significant

 >3.0

 >252

 
Note 1: Total lots in the subdivision/boundary adjustment
Note 2: Development with major infrastructure (e.g. sewage pump station, water pump station, reservoir, pressure reducing station) defaults to significant.

Classification     Non-subdivision/building applications/plumbing applications    

Thresholds

  Minor1

 0 - 2 ET typically including:

• Single dwelling/extension/alteration
• One or two units/town houses
• Auxiliary dwelling/dependence unit
• Shed/garage/carport
• Demolition
• Shop refit
• Light industrial/commercial/retail site / <0.15Ha
• Minor extension to commercial/light industrial/retail
• New connections
• Change of use

  Medium2

 >2 - 10 ET typically including:

• Three (3) to 10 dwellings/units/town houses/dependence units
• Light industrial/commercial/retail site/0.15-0.3Ha
• New/modified backflow protection devices
• New/modified fire protection/metering services
• Restricted or wayside water connection

  Major3  >10 - 30 ET typically including:

• 11-30 dwellings/units/townhouses/dependence units
• Industrial/commercial/retail site/>0.3Ha - 1.5Ha
  Significant4  >30 ET typically including:

• >30 dwellings/units/town houses/dependence units
• Heavy industrial/commercial/retail site/>1.5Ha
• Effluent reuse/development within buffer areas

 

Connections and disconnections

Water connections

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

GST

Standard 20mm water connection

$2,032.69

$2,083.50

$2,135.59

N

Standard 25mm water connection

$2,218.57

$2,274.03

$2,330.88

N

Non-standard water connection

POA

POA

POA

N

20mm meter supply and installation

$253.86

$260.21

$266.72

N

>20mm meter supply and installation

POA

POA

POA

N

Sewer connections

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

GST

Standard 100mm sewerage connection

$1,481.69

$1,518.73

$1,556.70

N

Non-standard sewer connection

POA

POA

POA

N

Disconnection

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

GST

Standard disconnection (water and/or sewerage)

$423.40

$433.98

$444.83

N

Relocation

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

GST

Standard water connection relocation – under 3 metres

$423.40

$433.98

$444.83

N

Water connection relocation – greater than 3 metres

POA

POA

POA

N

Fire service

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

GST

Fire service installation

POA

POA

POA

N

Water metering fees

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

GST

Special meter reads

$52.35

$53.65

$55

N

Meter testing - onsite

$70.38

$72.14

$73.95

N

Meter testing - offsite

POA

POA

POA

N

Meter downsizing (50mm to 20mm)

$342.47

$351.03

$359.81

N

Meter downsizing (all others)

POA

POA

POA

N

Sundry fees

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

GST

Section 56W consent fee

$42.73

$43.80

$44.90

N

Service locator fee

$92.91

$95.24

$97.62

N

Right of information request

25 fee units

25 fee units

25 fee units

N

Inspection costs

$53.56/hr

$53.56/hr

$53.56/hr

N

Property Information Plan

$42.20

$43.25

$44.33

N

Pressure and flow testing

$92.91

$95.24

$97.62

N

Land Information Certificate (56ZQ) request

25 fee units

25 fee units

25 fee units

N

Restriction charge

$92.99

$95.31

$97.70

N

Backflow prevention management

POA

POA

POA

N

Administration fee (for late payment)

$5

$5.13

$5.25

N

 

Development assessment fees
(these fees apply to all development, subdivision, building and plumbing applications)

Rezoning

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

GST

Minor

$228

$233.70

$239.54

Y

Medium

$456

$467.40

$479.09

Y

Major

$983

$1,007.58

$1,032.76

Y

Significant

$1,242

$1,273.05

$1,304.88

Y

>10Ha incurs an additional fee of $/Ha

$240

$246

$252.15

Y

Development application - non subdivision

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

GST

Minor

$197

$201.93

$206.97

Y

Medium

$327

$335.18

$343.55

Y

Major

$629

$644.73

$660.84

Y

Significant

$1,061

$1,087.53

$1,114.71

Y

Development applications - subdivision

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

GST

Minor

$240

$246

$252.15

Y

Medium

$456

$467.40

$479.09

Y

Major

$975

$999.38

$1,024.36

Y

Significant

$1,234

$1,264.85

$1,296.47

Y

>50 lots incurs an additional fee of $/lot above the significant charge

$27

$27.68

$28.37

Y

Certificate for certifiable works (building and plumbing applications)

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

GST

Minor

$144.15

$147.75

$151.45

N

Medium

$227.17

$232.85

$238.67

N

Major

$273

$279.83

$286.82

N

Significant

$380

$389.50

$399.24

N

CCW Exemption

$36.94

$37.86

$38.81

N

Engineering design approval

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

GST

Minor

$166

$170.15

$174.40

Y

Medium

$237

$242.93

$249

Y

Major

$273

$279.83

$286.82

Y

Significant

$380

$389.50

$399.24

Y

>50 lots incurs an additional fee of $/lot above the significant charge

$28.22

$28.93

$29.65

Y

Certificate of compliance - BAs and PAs

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

GST

Minor

$135.43

$138.82

$142.29

N

Medium

$135.43

$138.82

$142.29

N

Major

$135.43

$138.82

$142.29

N

Significant

$135.43

$138.82

$142.29

N

Asset creation inspection/data capture

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

GST

Minor

$111

$113.78

$116.62

Y

Medium

$289

$296.23

$303.63

Y

Major

$1,048

$1,074.20

$1,101.06

Y

Significant

$1,505

$1,542.63

$1,581.19

Y

Final plan sealing including on/off maintenance

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

GST

Minor

$130

$133.25

$136.58

Y

Medium

$216

$221.40

$226.94

Y

Major

$216

$221.40

$226.94

Y

Significant

$216

$221.40

$226.94

Y

Incomplete works bond assessment

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

GST

Minor

$303

$310.58

$318.34

Y

Medium

$303

$310.58

$318.34

Y

Major

$303

$310.58

$318.34

Y

Significant

$319.60

$327.59

$335.78

Y