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 84% of Australia's population within 185 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)
SA South Australia Planning Portal 1723671
QLD Brisbane City Council 1209322
QLD Gold Coast City Council 591356
QLD Moreton Bay Regional Council 449310
ACT ACT Planning & Land Authority 411667
NSW Canterbury-Bankstown Council possibly broken 368045
NSW Blacktown City Council 357479
VIC Casey City Council 326820
QLD Logan City Council 320583
QLD Sunshine Coast Regional Council 311211
NSW Northern Beaches Council possibly broken 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
WA City of Stirling 210208
NSW Fairfield City Council 208468
VIC Brimbank City Council 207009
QLD Ipswich City Council 206549
NSW Penrith City Council 205043
NSW Lake Macquarie City Council 203376
VIC City of Whittlesea possibly broken 197491
VIC Hume City Council 197376
VIC Monash City Council possibly broken 196856
QLD Townsville City Council possibly broken 192988
WA City of Wanneroo 188212
NSW Inner West Council 182043
VIC Boroondara City Council 179640
VIC Moreland City Council 176971
NSW Central Coast Council (Gosford) 176821
NSW Bayside Council 174378
NSW The Hills Shire Council 167847
QLD Toowoomba Regional Council 166045
NSW Campbelltown City Council 164508
VIC Mornington Peninsula Shire Council 163847
QLD Cairns Regional Council 163814
NSW Central Coast Council (Wyong Shire) 162375
NSW The City of Newcastle 162358
VIC Whitehorse City Council 162078
VIC Knox City Council 161842
VIC Kingston City Council 161056
VIC Melbourne City Council 158923
VIC Darebin City Council 158745
NSW Georges River Council 158411
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
WA Swan City Council 140018
VIC Frankston City Council 134143
VIC Banyule City Council 129125
NSW City of Ryde 124497
NSW Ku-ring-gai Council 124444
VIC Manningham City Council 124262
WA City of Gosnells 122922
VIC City of Moonee Valley 116671
QLD Mackay Regional Council 116618
VIC City of Stonnington 113737
VIC City of Greater Bendigo 110477
VIC Maroondah City Council 110376
WA City of Cockburn 110156
VIC Ballarat City Council 105438
VIC Bayside City Council (Victoria) 104274
QLD Fraser Coast Regional Council 104051
NSW Shoalhaven City Council 103012
VIC Cardinia Shire Council 102425
VIC City of Port Phillip 100863
VIC Yarra City Council 95981
NSW Tweed Shire Council 94857
QLD Bundaberg Regional Council 94711
NSW City of Canada Bay 94150
NSW Mid-Coast Council 92462
NSW Camden Council 87068
NSW Port Macquarie-Hastings Council 81404
NSW Maitland City Council 80989
QLD Rockhampton Regional Council 79726
NSW Willoughby City Council 79681
NSW Blue Mountains City Council 78968
NSW Coffs Harbour City Council 75503
VIC Latrobe City Council 75211
NSW Waverley Council 73300
NSW North Sydney Council 73032
NSW Port Stephens Council 71736
NSW Shellharbour City Council 70994
TAS Launceston City Council 66802
NSW Hawkesbury City Council 66623
VIC Greater Shepparton City Council 66007
VIC Nillumbik Shire Council 64626
NSW City of Wagga Wagga 64265
QLD Gladstone Regional Council possibly broken 61640
NSW Tamworth Regional Council 61571
NSW Woollahra Municipal Council possibly broken 58456
NSW Cessnock City Council possibly broken 57521
TAS Clarence City Council 56148
NSW Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council 56027
QLD Noosa Shire Council 54654
NSW Albury City Council 52949
TAS Hobart City Council 52785
QLD Gympie Regional Council 51586
NSW Wollondilly Shire Council 51002
VIC Baw Baw Shire Council 50687
NSW Dubbo Regional Council 50077
NSW Wingecarribee Shire Council 49649
VIC Macedon Ranges Shire Council 46100
VIC East Gippsland Shire Council 45040
NSW City of Lismore 43905
NSW Strathfield Municipal Council 43803
NSW Ballina Shire Council 43457
NSW Bathurst Regional Council 42779
WA City of South Perth 41989
QLD Scenic Rim Regional Council 41753
NSW Orange City Council 41468
QLD Lockyer Valley Regional Council 41011
NSW Burwood Council 39310
NSW Lane Cove Council 38742
WA City of Busselton possibly broken 38375
NSW Eurobodalla Shire Council 38288
VIC Campaspe Shire Council 37592
TAS Kingborough Council possibly broken 37133
QLD Livingstone Shire Council 36272
WA Vincent City Council 35768
QLD Southern Downs Regional Council 35601
QLD Whitsunday Regional Council 35050
NSW Bega Valley Shire Council 34102
NSW Byron Shire Council 33987
WA City of Bunbury 31919
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 30556
QLD Cassowary Coast Regional Council 29689
VIC South Gippsland Shire Council possibly broken 29324
VIC Rural City of Wangaratta 29087
QLD Central Highlands Regional Council possibly broken 28645
WA City of Perth possibly broken 27340
NSW Griffith City Council 26586
NSW Mid-Western Regional Council 24076
NSW Singleton Council 23482
NSW Richmond Valley Council 23399
VIC Golden Plains Shire Council possibly broken 23120
NSW Kiama Municipal Council 22450
NSW Lithgow City Council 21565
NSW Nambucca Shire Council 19688
NSW Broken Hill City Council 17734
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
VIC Corangamite Shire 16051
NSW Parkes Shire Council 14894
TAS Sorell Council possibly broken 14771
NSW Upper Hunter Shire Council possibly broken 14112
NSW Bellingen Shire Council possibly broken 12946
QLD Maranoa Regional Council 12791
NSW Cowra Council 12694
NSW Gunnedah Shire Council 12661
QLD Charters Towers Regional Council possibly broken 11968
NSW Leeton Shire Council 11168
NSW Cootamundra Gundagai Regional Council possibly broken 11141
NSW Greater Hume Council 10686
NSW Forbes Shire Council 9910
NSW Warrumbungle Shire Council possibly broken 9451
NSW Kyogle Council possibly broken 8870
NSW Berrigan Shire Council possibly broken 8664
NSW Liverpool Plains Shire Council 7867
TAS Dorset Council 6617
NSW Walgett Shire Council possibly broken 6190
NSW Uralla Shire Council possibly broken 6103
NSW Weddin Shire Council possibly broken 3641
NSW Walcha Council possibly broken 3144
NSW Bogan Shire Council 2692
NSW NSW Department of Planning Major Project Assessments possibly broken
NSW NSW Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority
NSW NSW Sydney and Regional Planning Panels
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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