DA Forms, Checklists & Information Sheets

Planning a Development?

Requirements (checklists) and forms for submitting a Development or Complying Development Application.

Application Form to Vary a Development Standard

Application Form to Vary a Development Standard

pdf format Application Form to Vary a Development Standard_June 2016 (239.77 KB)


Certification of Building Works

Certification of Building Works pdf feb 11

pdf format Certification of Building Works information - Amended 210911.pdf (132.41 KB)


Complying Development - Information Sheet

Complying Development Information Sheet Revised

pdf format Complying Development-Information (112.11 KB)


Complying Development Application Form

Application for submission of a Complying Development.

pdf format Complying Development Certificate Application Form (620.00 KB)


Construction Certificate Application

Use this form to apply for a Construction Certificate for proposed building work subject of a Development Consent issued by Manly Council or other relevant authority. You can only make this application once you have received Development Consent and once you have prepared building plans, specifications and certified engineering details as required by the approval.

pdf format Construction Certificate Application Form (568.36 KB)


Development Application

Required for lodging a Development Application with Council

pdf format Development Application Form_May 2016 (520.29 KB)


Development Application Checklist - Boarding House, Tourist and Visitor Accommodation

DA submission requirements for Boarding House, Tourist and Visitor Accommodation.

pdf format Development Application Lodgement Checklist - Boarding House, Tourist and Visitor Accommodation_June 2016.pdf (314.34 KB)


Development Application Checklist - Commercial Development

DA submission requirements for Commercial Development.

pdf format Development Application Lodgement Checklist - Commercial Development_June 2016.pdf (315.12 KB)


Development Application Checklist - Educational and Community Facilities

DA submission requirements for Educational and Community Facilities.

pdf format Development Application Lodgement Checklist - Educational and Community Facilities_June 2016 (314.52 KB)


Development Application Checklist - Food and Drink Premises

DA submission requirements for Food and Drink Premises.

pdf format Development Application Lodgement Checklist - Food and Drink Premises_June 2016.pdf (254.98 KB)


Development Application Checklist - Residential Development, including Shop Top Housing

DA submission requirements for Residential Development, including Shop Top Housing

pdf format Development Application Lodgement Checklist - Residential Shp Top Housing_June 2016.pdf (314.87 KB)


Development Application Checklist - Signage, Change of Use - Hours of Operation

DA submission requirements for Signage, Change of Use / Hours of Operation

pdf format Development Application Lodgement Checklist - Signage, Change of Use - Hours of Operation_June 2016.pdf (313.02 KB)


Development Application Checklist - Subdivision

DA submission requirements for Subdivision

pdf format Development Application Lodgement Checklist - Subdivision_June 2016.pdf (315.55 KB)


Development Application Information - Explanation of Workflow

Provides information and an explanation on how to track a DA on Council's website

pdf format DA Information - Explanation of Workflow for Tracking on Council's Website (144.89 KB)


Development Application Information - Flowchart of the DA Process

Flowchart showing the DA Process

pdf format DA Information - Flowchart of the DA Pocess (125.30 KB)


Development Application Information - Searching for DA Stages on website

Manly Council provides a facility to enable applicants and interested parties to check on website

PDF format DA Information - Searching for DA stages on Council s website.PDF (965.81 KB)


Development Application Information - The DA Process

Provides information and an explanation on the stages which development applications (DA's)

PDF format DA Information - Development Application Process.PDF (75.84 KB)


Development Application Information - The Notification and Submissions Process

Answers frequently asked questions on the notification and submission process.

pdf format DA Information_The Notification and Submissions Process FAQ_November 2012 (39.97 KB)


Development Application Matrix

Development Application Matrix is a guide outlining the documents and plans required to lodge different types of development applications.

pdf format Development Application Lodgement Matrix_June 2016 (287.20 KB)


Information about Submissions

Information about making a submission to Council.

pdf format Submissions Fact Sheet (595.22 KB)


Notice of Commencement of Building Work or Subdivision Work

Use this form to advise Council that you intend to commence works on a development and have complied with the conditions of development approval. You can only submit this form once you have engaged in an agreement with Manly Council as the Principal Certifying Authority (PCA) for a development. Development approval must be obtained before you can engage in an agreement with Council as the PCA.

pdf format Notice of Commencement of Building Work or Subdivision Work (363.37 KB)


Occupation Certificate Application Form

This form is to be used to apply for an interim/final occupation certificate for occupation and use of a new building or part of a building or change of building use for an existing building use.

pdf format Occupation Certificate Application Form (220.94 KB)


Pre-lodgement Meeting Form

Required for pre-lodgement meetings

pdf format Pre-Lodgement Development Application Advisory Services - 2015/2016 (55.20 KB)


Waste Minimisation Plan & Checklist

Information, Management Plan and Checklist for disposing of waste during demolition and construction

pdf format Waste Minimisation and Management Plan & Checklist (99.66 KB)


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