A Material change of use means a change in the way a property is being used. For example, when a block of land with a single dwelling house on it changes to multiple dwellings.
When an approval is required
You need development approval for a Material change of use when there is:
- the start of a new use of the premises; or
- the re-establishment on the premises of a use that has been abandoned; or
- a material change in the intensity of scale of the use of the premises.
How to apply
Use this form to apply for a Material change of use. Fees apply. Refer to our Register of fees & charges for details.