Council documents

In accordance with the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPAA), the following information is open access:

Main Corporate Documents

Councillor Documents

Council Policies

Planning Documents

Section 64 (EPA) - Developer Servicing Plans

Section 94 (EPA) - Developer Contributions Plans

Section 94 (EPA) - Developer Contribution Plans (superseded but valid for old consents)

Plans of Management and Master Plans

Coastal Management Plans and Related Documents

Plans of Management - Vegetation

Conservation Zone Review

Other Documents

Open Access Information

Contact Council's Information Management Team to view, telephone 1300 864 444.

  • Applications for approvals and associate documents under Part 1 of Chapter 7 of the LGA
  • Applications for approvals and associated documents under any other Act
  • Records of approvals granted or refused, any variation from local policies with reasons for the variation, and decisions made on appeals concerning approvals
  • Orders given under Part 2 of Chapter 7 of the LGA, and any reasons given under section 136 of the LGA
  • Orders given under the authority of any other Act
  • Records of building certificates under the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
  • Plans of land proposed to be compulsorily acquired by the local authority
  • Compulsory acquisition notices
  • Leases and licences for use of public land classified as community land. 


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The General Manager
Ballina Shire Council
PO Box 450
Ballina NSW 2478

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40 Cherry Street
Ballina NSW 2478


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