Development Contributions Policy

Closed 15 May 2015

Opened 13 Apr 2015


Consultation on the Development Contributions Policy has now closed, with a total of 21 submissions received. It was open from 13 April to 15 May 2015.The Council’s

Development Contributions Policy outlines fees developers must pay for the Council to provide infrastructure, such as sewerage, roads and water networks, to support new growth.  

The Council has reviewed its Development Contributions Policy (DC Policy) and is proposing some changes. 

Council used a different process to hear submissions. Engagement sessions were offered where the submitters had the opportunitity to talk to the Mayor and councillors, and provide feedback. These replaced the hearings format we have used in the past.