Form and Character Development Permit Area (DPA)

Through the Form and Character Development Permit Area, we can:

  • encourage accessible development
  • promote design excellence
  • create distinct town and village centres
  • improve safety and security in our communities

Is your property within a Form and Character DPA?

The salmon colour on this map indicates the boundaries of the Form and Character DPA. If your property is within the boundaries, you  may be required to apply for a development permit.

Requirements, guidelines, and exemptions