Development Control Plan
A Development Control Plan (DCP) is used by applicants and Council to guide the preparation and assessment of Development Applications.
Local Environmental Plan
The Port Stephens Local Environmental Plan 2013 (LEP) provides a framework for the way land can be used in our local government area.
Local infrastructure contributions
Council is able to collect contributions for the provision of local infrastructure and facilities under section 94 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979.
Open space and recreation planning
View the open space and recreation plans for Port Stephens.
The Pathways Plans are maps that show existing footpaths and shared pathways throughout Port Stephens.