In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)

In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)
ACT Public Hospitals

Canberra Hospital

5124 0000


Calvary Hospital

6201 6111

Mental Health

Call Mental Health Triage on

1800 629 354

(free call except from mobiles or public phones) or

6205 1065

Poisons Hotline

For a poison emergency in Australia call

131126

Drug and Alcohol Help Line

The Drug and Alcohol Help Line is available 24-hours, 7 days a week on

5124 9977

Health Protection Service

For after hours urgent public health matters including environmental health, radiation safety, food poisoning and communicable disease management phone:

(02) 6205 1700

healthdirect

24 hour health advice

1800 022 222

ACT State Emergency Service

Emergency help
during flood or storms

132 500

Fees and charges


Schedule of fees and charges and guidelines related to land development submissions and inspections

Guidelines have been prepared to assist all applicants responsible for the lodgement of submissions made in relation to all development projects in the ACT to understand the processing fee structure.

These guidelines apply to all submissions for:

Schedule 1 - Administrative fees commencing 1 July 2020


Description of matter for which fee is payable

Fee payable from 1 July 2020
Processing building applications and related matters
Single dwelling and multi units - up to 3
Assessment of 1 item per block
Assessment waste per block $117.85
Assessment driveway per block $117.85
Assessment stormwater per block $117.85
Assessment of 2 items per block$176.80
Assessment waste per block  
Assessment stormwater per block    
Assessment of 2 items per block$176.80
Assessment waste per block  
Assessment waste per block  
Assessment of 2 items per block$176.80
Assessment stormwater per block    
Assessment driveway per block    
Assessment of 3 items per block$235.75
Assessment waste per block    
Assessment driveway per block    
Assessment stormwater per block    

Description of matter for which fee is payable

Fee payable from 1 July 2019
Driveway inspections
Initial inspection (max 2) $235.75
Third and subsequent inspection (each) $235.75
Processing residential, industrial and commercial developments
(Estate Development Plans and design acceptance)
First and second submission $0.00
Third submission $1,414.75
Fourth or more submission $2,951.35
Processing residential, industrial and commercial developments
(Operational Acceptance and Final Acceptance)
First and second submission $0.00
Third submission $1,414.75
Fourth or more submission $2,951.35
Inspections for Operational Acceptance and Final Acceptance for residential, industrial and commercial developments
First inspection $0.00
Second inspection $1,414.75
Third inspection $2,951.35
Fourth or subsequent inspections $3,536.35
Processing developer requested staged (approval/submission)
Residential, industrial and commercial developments
Each request $3,536.35

* Where applicable, GST inclusive fees in the schedule are marked with a double asterisk (**)

Schedule of fees and charges (PDF 58KB) / Word version (DOC 50KB)

Fees and charges - guidelines for industry (PDF 133KB)