Development Approval and Checklists

Application for Development Approval Form

When you are prepared to submit a development application, a copy of the Application for Development Approval form (TP01) can be downloaded from our Development and Community Services Online Forms page.

Lodging a Development Application Online

Development applications can be emailed direct to the City of Greater Geraldton at

If your information is too large (above 15mb) you can use the City's Client File Upload system to send large files. To use this system you must have received a valid authorization code from the City.

If you would like to request an authorisation code, please contact one of the City's Urban and Regional Development officers on (08) 9956 6903 or email

Development Application Checklists

Please view the relevant checklists below for information on what is required to submit with your application.

Agricultural Intensive Development Checklist

Change of Use Application Checklist

Commercial and Industrial Application Checklist

Home Based Business Application Checklist

New Dwellings and Additions Application Checklist

Outbuildings Application Checklist

Retaining Walls Application Checklist

Signage Application Checklist