Section 149 Planning Certificates, also known as zoning certificates, are legal documents issued by Council under the provisions of Section 149 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979. The certificate provides information on planning controls and any development restrictions which may apply to a particular parcel of land within the Council area. They are usually required upon the sale or purchase of a property.
There are two types of certificate:
Requests for multiple lots require payment for each individual lot.
The certificate is generally processed within 3-5 working days.
Council reserves the right to make this service unavailable.
The appropriate form can be found on Council's Application Form page here