DSCN1009aPlanning Initiatives has close to 20 years experience in the facilitation of feasible development outcomes through the Town Planning and Development Assessment processes. As a boutique development planning consultancy Planning Initiatives provide highly experienced and competent staff who have a breadth of experience as both consultants and former local government officials. This knowledge of how things work on both sides of the fence means that you are in capable hands whether you are looking for initial advice on potential development concepts or looking for someone to lead your development application through the local and state government approval processes.

Our Town Planning expertise specialises in Development Planning and covers:

  • Risk Smart Approvals
  • Due Diligence Advice and Pre Lodgement Processes
  • Preparation and Management of Development Applications and Approvals
  • Advocacy Planning to Lobby for Outcomes during Planning Scheme formulation
  • Managing Compliance and Plan Sealing Processes
  • Preliminary Approvals and Master Plan Codes
  • Liquor Licensing
  • Stakeholder Consultations
  • Environment Approvals and Licenses
  • Signage and Advertising
  • Appeal Advice, Mediation and Expert Witness
  • Development Application Sub Consultant Management
  • Identification of Town Planning Approvals required for major Infrastructure Projects.

Our Experience involves is varied and diverse development projects including but not limited to:

  • Large Scale Apartment Complex’s
  • Commercial Offices
  • Shopping Centres
  • Mixed Use Development
  • Hospitals, Nursing Homes and Care Facilities
  • Industrial and Manufacturing
  • Environmentally Relevant Activities
  • Residential and Industrial Subdivisions
  • Infrastructure and Utility Approvals
  • Master Plan Communities
  • Filling and Excavation
  • Rural Activities and Housing
  • Sport and Recreational Facilities
  • Domestic Residential Houses and Extensions
  • Heritage Buildings