Introduction of the NSW e-planning portal

Commencing on the 1st January 2021, the NSW Department of Planning requires all new applications to be submitted through the NSW e-planning portal. This has been mandated through amendments to the Environmental Planning & Assessment Regulation 2000.

This includes:
• Complying Development Certificates
• Development Applications
• Post Consent Certificates (CC, OC, SC, PCA, SWC)
• Section 10.7 Planning Certificates

To submit an application, you firstly need to register for the NSW Planning Portal.

Instructions on how to do this are available here.

In order to now apply for a CDC, CC or OC you will need to ensure that you select Philip Chun BC NSW Pty LTD as your Building Certifier.
Once registered, follow the specific instructions on how to submit the below applications:

Complying Development Certificate
Occupation Certificate
Construction Certificate
Planning Certificate 10.7
Development Application

Only applications received after 1st January 2021 need to be submitted through the portal.

If you have encounter any difficulties or have any queries regarding the eplanning portal, please contact them via:
1300 305 695 or

If you require any assistance with your application or have any questions, please contact us.

If you require assistance from the NSW planning portal or have complaints or concerns, please contact them here.

Robert Marinelli – Managing Director
Philip Chun BC NSW Pty Ltd
02 9412 2322