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 72% of Australia's population within 176 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)
QLD Brisbane City Council 1209322
QLD Gold Coast City Council possibly broken 591356
QLD Moreton Bay Regional Council 449310
ACT ACT Planning & Land Authority 411667
NSW Blacktown City Council 357479
VIC Casey City Council 326820
QLD Logan City Council 320583
QLD Sunshine Coast Regional Council possibly broken 311211
NSW Northern Beaches Council 268666
NT Northern Territory Lands Group 247491
VIC City of Greater Geelong 245751
NSW Parramatta City Council 243276
VIC Wyndham City Council 241100
NSW City of Sydney 232926
NSW Cumberland Council 231443
NSW Sutherland Shire Council 227546
NSW Liverpool City Council 217586
NSW Wollongong City Council 213132
NSW Fairfield City Council 208468
NSW Canterbury-Bankstown Council (Bankstown) 208229
VIC Brimbank City Council 207009
QLD Ipswich City Council 206549
NSW Penrith City Council 205043
NSW Lake Macquarie City Council 203376
VIC Monash City Council 196856
QLD Townsville City Council possibly broken 192988
VIC Boroondara City Council 179640
VIC Moreland City Council 176971
NSW Central Coast Council (Gosford) 176821
SA City of Onkaparinga 170404
NSW The Hills Shire Council 167847
QLD Toowoomba Regional Council 166045
NSW Campbelltown City Council possibly broken 164508
VIC Mornington Peninsula Shire Council possibly broken 163847
QLD Cairns Regional Council possibly broken 163814
NSW Central Coast Council (Wyong Shire) 162375
NSW Newcastle City Council possibly broken 162358
VIC Knox City Council 161842
VIC Kingston City Council possibly broken 161056
NSW Canterbury-Bankstown Council (Canterbury) 159816
VIC Melbourne City Council 158923
VIC Darebin City Council possibly broken 158745
VIC Yarra Ranges Shire Council 156891
QLD Redland City Council 154617
NSW Randwick City Council 151996
VIC City of Glen Eira 151439
NSW Hornsby Shire Council 149113
SA City of Salisbury 141484
WA Swan City Council possibly broken 140018
VIC Banyule City Council 129125
SA City of Port Adelaide Enfield 124818
NSW City of Ryde 124497
NSW Ku-ring-gai Council 124444
VIC Manningham City Council 124262
NSW Bayside Council (Rockdale) 123014
WA City of Gosnells 122922
QLD Mackay Regional Council 116618
SA City of Charles Sturt 116009
VIC City of Stonnington 113737
WA City of Cockburn 110156
VIC Ballarat City Council possibly broken 105438
VIC Bayside City Council (Victoria) possibly broken 104274
QLD Fraser Coast Regional Council 104051
NSW Shoalhaven City Council 103012
VIC Cardinia Shire Council 102425
SA City of Tea Tree Gully 99405
VIC Yarra City Council 95981
NSW Tweed Shire Council possibly broken 94857
QLD Bundaberg Regional Council possibly broken 94711
NSW City of Canada Bay possibly broken 94150
SA City of Playford 92066
SA City of Marion 91391
NSW Georges River Council (Hurstville) 90383
NSW Inner West Council (Marrickville) 88895
NSW Camden Council possibly broken 87068
NSW Port Macquarie-Hastings Council 81404
NSW Maitland City Council 80989
NSW Willoughby City Council 79681
NSW Blue Mountains City Council possibly broken 78968
NSW Coffs Harbour City Council possibly broken 75503
NSW Waverley Council 73300
NSW North Sydney Council 73032
NSW Port Stephens Council 71736
NSW Shellharbour City Council possibly broken 70994
SA City of Mitcham 66834
TAS Launceston City Council 66802
NSW Hawkesbury City Council 66623
NSW Georges River Council (Kogarah) possibly broken 65910
VIC Nillumbik Shire Council 64626
NSW City of Wagga Wagga 64265
NSW Tamworth Regional Council 61571
NSW Inner West Council (Leichhardt) 60709
SA City of West Torrens 59550
NSW Woollahra Municipal Council 58456
NSW Cessnock City Council possibly broken 57521
TAS Clarence City Council possibly broken 56148
QLD Noosa Shire Council 54654
NSW Mid-Coast Council (Greater Taree) 53146
NSW Albury City Council possibly broken 52949
TAS Hobart City Council 52785
SA Campbelltown City Council (South Australia) 51165
NSW Wollondilly Shire Council 51002
VIC Baw Baw Shire Council possibly broken 50687
NSW Wingecarribee Shire Council possibly broken 49649
NSW Bayside Council (Botany Bay) possibly broken 47075
SA City of Burnside possibly broken 45491
NSW Inner West Council (Ashfield) possibly broken 44960
NSW City of Lismore 43905
NSW Strathfield Municipal Council possibly broken 43803
NSW Ballina Shire Council 43457
NSW Bathurst Regional Council 42779
QLD Scenic Rim Regional Council 41753
NSW Orange City Council possibly broken 41468
SA Adelaide Hills Council possibly broken 39652
NSW Mid-Coast Council (Great Lakes) possibly broken 39316
NSW Burwood Council possibly broken 39310
SA City of Unley 39083
NSW Lane Cove Council 38742
WA City of Busselton possibly broken 38375
TAS Kingborough Council possibly broken 37133
SA City of Holdfast Bay 36671
SA City of Norwood, Payneham and St Peters 36553
WA Vincent City Council possibly broken 35768
SA Mount Barker District Council possibly broken 34727
NSW Bega Valley Shire Council 34102
NSW Byron Shire Council possibly broken 33987
VIC Surf Coast Shire Council possibly broken 31350
WA Fremantle City Council 30638
NSW Armidale Regional Council 30594
NSW Mosman Municipal Council 30564
NSW Goulburn Mulwaree Council possibly broken 30556
VIC South Gippsland Shire Council 29324
WA City of Perth possibly broken 27340
SA City of Mount Gambier 27036
SA Alexandrina Council 26792
NSW Griffith City Council possibly broken 26586
SA The Barossa Council 24482
SA Adelaide City Council 24193
SA Town of Gawler possibly broken 23702
NSW Singleton Council 23482
NSW Kiama Municipal Council 22450
SA City of Whyalla possibly broken 22007
NSW Lithgow City Council 21565
SA City of Prospect possibly broken 21166
NSW Nambucca Shire Council possibly broken 19688
SA Port Pirie Regional Council possibly broken 17718
QLD Burdekin Shire Council possibly broken 17235
TAS Huon Valley Council 16870
NSW Inverell Shire Council 16815
NSW Yass Valley Council possibly broken 16739
NSW Muswellbrook Shire Council 16431
SA City of Port Lincoln possibly broken 16342
SA Light Regional Council 15219
SA City of Victor Harbor possibly broken 15113
TAS Sorell Council 14771
SA Port Augusta City Council possibly broken 14214
SA Copper Coast Council possibly broken 14139
NSW Bellingen Shire Council 12946
NSW Cowra Council 12694
SA Wattle Range Council possibly broken 12026
QLD Charters Towers Regional Council possibly broken 11968
NSW Gundagai Shire Council possibly broken 11244
SA Yorke Peninsula Council 11056
NSW Warrumbungle Shire Council 9451
NSW Berrigan Shire Council 8664
NSW Liverpool Plains Shire Council 7867
NSW Walgett Shire Council possibly broken 6190
NSW Uralla Shire Council possibly broken 6103
NSW Weddin Shire Council 3641
NSW Walcha Council 3144
NSW NSW Department of Planning Major Project Assessments
NSW NSW Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority possibly broken
NSW NSW Joint Regional Planning Panels
SA South Australia Planning Portal
VIC Streamlined Planning through Electronic Applications and Referrals
VIC Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation
WA Development Assessment Panels possibly broken

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