Planning authorities currently covered by the service

We don't yet cover the whole country, but we are working on it. New authorities are being added all the time, so if your local authority isn't listed below sign up anyway and you'll start receiving alerts once it has been included.

We currently cover 76% of Australia's population within 221 authorities. For this number we're only counting places where the main planning authority is covered. As an example, most of Victoria is covered by the SPEAR system but not all Victorian planning applications go through it. So, we don't include SPEAR in our population count.

If you are a programmer and would like to write a scraper for your local authority, or work for a local authority and would like to make your data available, find out how you can get involved.

From time to time planning authorities change their websites which breaks the scrapers that gather the planning data. In the list below you can also see the authorities that we haven't received planning data from for a while which is a good indication that something is wrong. These are marked as possibly broken. You can help by providing a donation or volunteering to help us fix it.

Note that you can also reorder the list by population if you're interested in fixing the scrapers for the authorities with the largest population.

State Authority Population (2017 estimate)
ACT ACT Planning & Land Authority 411667
NSW Albury City Council 52949
NSW Armidale Regional Council 30594
NSW Ballina Shire Council 43457
NSW Bathurst Regional Council 42779
NSW Bayside Council (Botany Bay) possibly broken 47075
NSW Bayside Council (Rockdale) 123014
NSW Bega Valley Shire Council 34102
NSW Bellingen Shire Council possibly broken 12946
NSW Berrigan Shire Council 8664
NSW Blacktown City Council 357479
NSW Blue Mountains City Council 78968
NSW Bogan Shire Council possibly broken 2692
NSW Burwood Council 39310
NSW Byron Shire Council 33987
NSW Camden Council 87068
NSW Campbelltown City Council 164508
NSW Canterbury-Bankstown Council 368045
NSW Central Coast Council (Gosford) 176821
NSW Central Coast Council (Wyong Shire) 162375
NSW Cessnock City Council 57521
NSW City of Canada Bay 94150
NSW City of Lismore 43905
NSW City of Ryde 124497
NSW City of Sydney 232926
NSW City of Wagga Wagga 64265
NSW Coffs Harbour City Council 75503
NSW Cootamundra Gundagai Regional Council possibly broken 11141
NSW Cowra Council 12694
NSW Cumberland Council 231443
NSW Dubbo Regional Council 50077
NSW Fairfield City Council 208468
NSW Georges River Council (Hurstville) 90383
NSW Georges River Council (Kogarah) possibly broken 65910
NSW Goulburn Mulwaree Council 30556
NSW Griffith City Council 26586
NSW Hawkesbury City Council 66623
NSW Hornsby Shire Council 149113
NSW Inner West Council (Ashfield) 44960
NSW Inner West Council (Leichhardt) 60709
NSW Inner West Council (Marrickville) 88895
NSW Inverell Shire Council 16815
NSW Kiama Municipal Council 22450
NSW Ku-ring-gai Council 124444
NSW Lake Macquarie City Council 203376
NSW Lane Cove Council 38742
NSW Leeton Shire Council possibly broken 11168
NSW Lithgow City Council 21565
NSW Liverpool City Council 217586
NSW Liverpool Plains Shire Council possibly broken 7867
NSW Maitland City Council 80989
NSW Mid-Coast Council (Great Lakes) 39316
NSW Mid-Coast Council (Greater Taree) 53146
NSW Mid-Western Regional Council 24076
NSW Mosman Municipal Council 30564
NSW Muswellbrook Shire Council 16431
NSW Nambucca Shire Council 19688
NSW Newcastle City Council 162358
NSW North Sydney Council 73032
NSW Northern Beaches Council 268666
NSW NSW Department of Planning Major Project Assessments
NSW NSW Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority possibly broken
NSW NSW Joint Regional Planning Panels possibly broken
NSW Orange City Council 41468
NSW Parramatta City Council 243276
NSW Penrith City Council 205043
NSW Port Macquarie-Hastings Council 81404
NSW Port Stephens Council 71736
NSW Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council 56027
NSW Randwick City Council 151996
NSW Shellharbour City Council 70994
NSW Shoalhaven City Council 103012
NSW Singleton Council 23482
NSW Strathfield Municipal Council possibly broken 43803
NSW Sutherland Shire Council 227546
NSW Tamworth Regional Council 61571
NSW The Hills Shire Council 167847
NSW Tweed Shire Council 94857
NSW Upper Hunter Shire Council possibly broken 14112
NSW Uralla Shire Council 6103
NSW Walcha Council 3144
NSW Walgett Shire Council 6190
NSW Warrumbungle Shire Council possibly broken 9451
NSW Waverley Council 73300
NSW Weddin Shire Council 3641
NSW Willoughby City Council 79681
NSW Wingecarribee Shire Council 49649
NSW Wollondilly Shire Council 51002
NSW Wollongong City Council 213132
NSW Woollahra Municipal Council 58456
NSW Yass Valley Council possibly broken 16739
NT Northern Territory Lands Group 247491
QLD Brisbane City Council 1209322
QLD Bundaberg Regional Council 94711
QLD Burdekin Shire Council possibly broken 17235
QLD Cairns Regional Council 163814
QLD Charters Towers Regional Council possibly broken 11968
QLD Fraser Coast Regional Council 104051
QLD Gold Coast City Council 591356
QLD Ipswich City Council 206549
QLD Logan City Council 320583
QLD Mackay Regional Council 116618
QLD Moreton Bay Regional Council 449310
QLD Noosa Shire Council 54654
QLD Redland City Council 154617
QLD Scenic Rim Regional Council 41753
QLD Sunshine Coast Regional Council 311211
QLD Toowoomba Regional Council 166045
QLD Townsville City Council 192988
SA Adelaide City Council 24193
SA Adelaide Hills Council 39652
SA Adelaide Plains Council 8983
SA Alexandrina Council 26792
SA Barunga West Council 2568
SA Berri Barmera Council 10841
SA Campbelltown City Council (South Australia) 51165
SA City of Burnside 45491
SA City of Charles Sturt 116009
SA City of Holdfast Bay 36671
SA City of Marion 91391
SA City of Mitcham 66834
SA City of Mount Gambier 27036
SA City of Norwood, Payneham and St Peters 36553
SA City of Onkaparinga 170404
SA City of Playford 92066
SA City of Port Adelaide Enfield 124818
SA City of Port Lincoln 16342
SA City of Prospect 21166
SA City of Salisbury 141484
SA City of Tea Tree Gully 99405
SA City of Unley 39083
SA City of Victor Harbor possibly broken 15113
SA City of West Torrens 59550
SA City of Whyalla 22007
SA Clare and Gilbert Valleys Council possibly broken 9317
SA Coorong District Council 5479
SA Copper Coast Council 14139
SA District Council of Ceduna 3549
SA District Council of Cleve possibly broken 1820
SA District Council of Coober Pedy possibly broken 1837
SA District Council of Elliston 1054
SA District Council of Franklin Harbour possibly broken 1322
SA District Council of Grant 8483
SA District Council of Karoonda East Murray possibly broken 1126
SA District Council of Kimba possibly broken 1074
SA District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula possibly broken 5721
SA District Council of Loxton Waikerie 11745
SA District Council of Mount Remarkable possibly broken 2902
SA District Council of Orroroo Carrieton 896
SA District Council of Peterborough 1721
SA District Council of Robe 1422
SA District Council of Streaky Bay 2181
SA District Council of Tumby Bay 2688
SA District Council of Yankalilla 5401
SA Kangaroo Island Council 4877
SA Kingston District Council 2406
SA Light Regional Council possibly broken 15219
SA Mid Murray Council 8884
SA Mount Barker District Council 34727
SA Municipal Council of Roxby Downs 4010
SA Naracoorte Lucindale Council 8552
SA Northern Areas Council 4607
SA Port Augusta City Council 14214
SA Port Pirie Regional Council 17718
SA Regional Council of Goyder 4240
SA Renmark Paringa Council 9850
SA South Australia Planning Portal possibly broken
SA Southern Mallee District Council 2070
SA Tatiara District Council 6773
SA The Barossa Council 24482
SA The Flinders Ranges Council 1689
SA The Rural City of Murray Bridge 20858
SA Town of Gawler 23702
SA Town of Walkerville 7859
SA Wakefield Regional Council 6919
SA Wattle Range Council 12026
SA Wudinna District Council possibly broken 1292
SA Yorke Peninsula Council 11056
TAS Clarence City Council possibly broken 56148
TAS Hobart City Council 52785
TAS Huon Valley Council possibly broken 16870
TAS Kingborough Council possibly broken 37133
TAS Launceston City Council 66802
TAS Sorell Council possibly broken 14771
VIC Ballarat City Council 105438
VIC Banyule City Council possibly broken 129125
VIC Baw Baw Shire Council 50687
VIC Bayside City Council (Victoria) 104274
VIC Boroondara City Council 179640
VIC Brimbank City Council 207009
VIC Cardinia Shire Council 102425
VIC Casey City Council 326820
VIC City of Glen Eira 151439
VIC City of Greater Geelong 245751
VIC City of Stonnington 113737
VIC Darebin City Council 158745
VIC Hume City Council 197376
VIC Kingston City Council 161056
VIC Knox City Council 161842
VIC Manningham City Council 124262
VIC Melbourne City Council 158923
VIC Monash City Council 196856
VIC Moreland City Council 176971
VIC Mornington Peninsula Shire Council 163847
VIC Nillumbik Shire Council 64626
VIC South Gippsland Shire Council 29324
VIC Streamlined Planning through Electronic Applications and Referrals
VIC Surf Coast Shire Council possibly broken 31350
VIC Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation
VIC Wyndham City Council 241100
VIC Yarra City Council 95981
VIC Yarra Ranges Shire Council 156891
WA City of Busselton possibly broken 38375
WA City of Cockburn 110156
WA City of Gosnells 122922
WA City of Perth possibly broken 27340
WA City of Stirling 210208
WA Development Assessment Panels possibly broken
WA Fremantle City Council 30638
WA Swan City Council 140018
WA Vincent City Council 35768

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