Apply for an Other Change to a development approval

Use this form to lodge a request to change an existing development approval where the change involves substantially different development.

Fees apply. Refer to the Register of fees & charges for details.

For help preparing your application, visit How to lodge a development application.

Online

Step 1.Gather your documents

Depending on your existing development approval, you may need to submit supporting documentation with your application, such as:

  • State Government forms
  • specialist reports
  • plans and drawings
  • owner consent (mandatory for MCU/ROL).

Download and complete State Government Form 5 and (if applicable) State Government Form 1 and/or 2.

Step 2.Complete and submit our online form

Attach relevant State Government forms and supporting documentation to your online application.

Apply online

In person

Step 1.Gather your documents

Depending on your existing development approval, you may need to submit supporting documentation with your application, such as:

  • forms
  • specialist reports
  • plans and drawings
  • owner consent (mandatory for MCU/ROL).

Step 2.Complete the application forms

Other Change application form (change other than a minor change)(PDF, 557KB)

State Government Form 5 and (if applicable) State Government Form 1 and/or 2.

Attach form/s and supporting documentation to your application.

Step 3.Visit one of our customer service centres

Submit your application and pay at one of our customer service centres Monday to Friday between 8.15am and 4.30pm.

By mail

Step 1.Gather your documents

Depending on your existing development approval, you may need to submit supporting documentation with your application, such as:

  • forms
  • specialist reports
  • plans and drawings
  • owner consent (mandatory for MCU/ROL).

Step 2.Complete the application forms

Other Change application form (change other than a minor change)(PDF, 557KB)

State Government Form 5 and (if applicable) State Government Form 1 and/or 2.

Attach form/s and supporting documentation to your application.

Step 3.Send us your completed application forms

Post to:

Planning Assessment, City Development
Economy Planning & Environment
PO Box 5042
Gold Coast MC QLD 9726