Please first refer to the relevant section of the applicable Development Contributions Policy:
- Section 19 of Council’s Development Contributions Policy: ‘Refunds’
- Section 18 of Council’s Development Contributions Policy: ‘Remissions’
- Section 17 of Council’s Development Contributions Policy: ‘Special Assessment’.
Step 1: You
A development contribution may be considered for a special assessment. Apply for special assessment before the earliest development contributions assessment trigger in section 11 of our Development Contributions Policy.
All special assessments will be evaluated against the actual demand remission criteria. You must supply all relevant evidence of actual demand reductions on our infrastructure in the form of metrics provided by an appropriately qualified professional, referencing relevant Policy provisions.
Step 2: You
Step 3: Council
What happens next?
Your application will be reviewed by a Development Contributions Office (DCO) and will be responded to within 10 working days.
If we need any more information we will reach out as soon as possible.
Last updated 29 June 2022