Apply to change a development approval

Use this form to lodge a request to change an existing development approval (minor change or other change).

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:

  • specialist reports
  • notice of referral agencies
  • owner consent declaration.

Refer to your development approval and the Request to make a change application form(PDF, 290KB)

Download and complete State Government Form 5.

Step 2.Complete and submit our online form

Attach State Government Form 5 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:

  • specialist reports
  • notice of referral agencies
  • owner consent declaration.

Refer to your development approval and the Request to make a change application form(PDF, 290KB)

Download and complete State Government Form 5.

Step 2.Complete the application form

Download, print and complete the Request to make a change application form(PDF, 290KB)

Attach the State Government Form 5 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:

  • specialist reports
  • notice of referral agencies
  • owner consent declaration.

Refer to your development approval and the Request to make a change application form(PDF, 290KB)

Download and complete State Government Form 5.

Step 2.Complete the application form

Download, print and complete the Request to make a change application form(PDF, 290KB)

Attach the State Government Form 5 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