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Development applications 
on exhibition

View the development applications currently on exhibition below and find out how to make a submission.

Notice of Advertised Development

Council has received the following Development Application (DA):

  • DA Number: 16-2016-883-4
  • Development site: LOT: 4 DP: 1239352, 3 Central Avenue, Salamander Bay
  • Proposal description: Section 4.55(1A) Modification – Amendments to building layout, carparking, stormwater infrastructure and landscaping
  • Applicant: ALDI FOODS
  • Consent authority: Port Stephens Council
  • Assessing officer: Isaac Lancaster – 4988 0566 or isaac.lancaster@portstephens.nsw.gov.au
  • Notification period: 14 days (3 August to 17 August 2021)
  • Submission due date: 17 August 2021
  • Where to view information: The documents accompanying the DA may be inspected during the exhibition period at Council's Administration Building between 9am and 5pm weekdays. The documents accompanying the DA are also available on Council’s DA Tracker during the exhibition period. Please refer to the ‘how to make a submission’ table below for further information.

Please note: If an Independent Planning Commission conducts a public hearing, the Commission’s determination is final and not subject to appeal. If a public hearing has not been undertaken by the Independent Planning Commission, any person who makes a submission by way of objection and who is dissatisfied with the determination of the consent authority to grant consent may appeal to the Land and Environment Court.

Notice of Nominated Integrated Development

Council has received the following Development Application (DA) for nominated integrated development:

  • DA Number: 16-2007-15-5
  • Development site:  LOT: 2 DP: 954600 16 Trotter Road BOBS FARM
  • Proposal description: S4.55(2) modification  to caravan park – Amend lot layout and internal road network, reduce total number of sites to 119, amend short term sites to long term, demolition of existing dwelling, new community facilities and additional dwelling sites
  • Applicant: ADW JOHNSON PTY LTD
  • Consent authority: Port Stephens Council
 Type of approvalApproval agency
Nominated integrated development approval(s)Section 91 of the Water Management Act 2000 – Activity ApprovalNatural Resources Access Regulator
Integrated development approvalSection 100B of the Rural Fires Act 1997 – Bushfire Safety AuthorityRural Fire Service
  • Assessing officer: Dylan Mitchell – 4988 0562 or dylan.mitchell@portstephens.nsw.gov.au
  • Notification period: 28 days (21 September to 5 October 2021)
  • Submission due date: 5 October 2021
  • Where to view information: The documents accompanying the DA are also available on Council’s DA Tracker during the exhibition period. Please refer to the ‘how to make a submission’ table below for further information.

Notice of Nominated Integrated Development

Council has received the following Development Application (DA) for nominated integrated development:

  • DA Number: 16-2013-599-1
  • Development site: LOT: 2 DP: 37430, LOT: 8 DP: 111433, LOT: 9 DP: 111433, LOT: 32 DP: 554875, LOT: 32 DP: 586245, 587 Newline Road Raymond Terrace, 603A Newline Road Raymond Terrace, 587A Newline Road Raymond Terrace, 514 Newline Road Kings Hill, 603 Newline Road Raymond Terrace
  • Proposal description: Five into 100 lot Torrens title subdivision including new roads
  • Applicant: Hunter Land Holdings Pty Ltd
  • Consent authority: Port Stephens Council
Type of approvalApproval agency
Nominated integrated development approval(s)s. 89, 90 & 91 Water Management Act 2000Natural Resources Access Regulator
Integrated development approvals. 100B – Rural Fires Act 1997Rural Fire Service
  • Assessing officer: Ryan Falkenmire – 4988 0562 or ryan.falkenmire@portstephens.nsw.gov.au
  • Notification period: 28 days (23 September to 21 October 2021)
  • Submission due date: 21 October 2021
  • Where to view information: The documents accompanying the DA may be inspected during the exhibition period at Council's Administration Building between 9am and 5pm weekdays. The documents accompanying the DA are also available on Council’s DA Tracker during the exhibition period. Please refer to the ‘how to make a submission’ table below for further information.

View information

You can also view information at:

  • datracker.portstephens.nsw.gov.au — Enter the ‘Application Year’ (document year), ‘Application Number’ (document number), and ‘Application Type’ (development application) in the search fields.
  • Council’s Administration Building at 116 Adelaide Street, Raymond Terrace between the hours of 9am and 5pm weekdays.

Make a submission

Submissions can be made in any format which is able to be sent via email and is less than 10mb in size — including video or audio. Send your submission to: